Tuition & Fees

The tuition, fees, and average room and board costs of a full-time undergraduate student enrolled during the 2015-2016 school year for the fall and spring semesters are below. 

Over 97 percent of Widener's full-time, undergraduate students receive some type of financial aid toward their cost of attending Widener. The costs below are before any eligiblity determination for academic scholarship consideration or need-based financial aid programs. Our Admissions and Enrollment Services staff can help you plan for financing your Widener education.

Also, you should keep in mind that your actual costs will depend on your particular circumstances. For example, room and board costs change for residents based on room type and meal plan selected.

The complete listing of all Widener University tuition charges and fees can be found in the Undergraduate Tuition Rate and Payment Guide document on the bursar's office webpage in CampusCruiser

2015-2016 Tuition, Fees and Average Room/Board: Full-Time Undergraduate Students

  Resident   Commuter
Tuition  $40,418   $40,418
Technology Fee $516   $516
Student Activity Fee $290   $290
Room & Board (Average Freshmen) $13,092  


Room & Board (Average Upperclassmen) $13,924    

Additional Fees:

  • Engineering majors have an additional fee of $1,340 for the academic year.
  • Nursing students have an additional fee of $290 in year three and in year four.