Weekday Campus Tour & Information Session

Guests interested in visiting campus can register online for a weekday tour and information session or call 610-499-4126. Make an appointment for one of the following:

Weekday Visits: 

  • Information session at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Tours at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

**Information sessions and tours will be available by appointment only for the following dates: December 21, 22, 23; and January 4, 5.  Please call 610-499-4126 to schedule an appointment. 

**Widener University will be closed from December 24th through January 3rd for winter break. 

**Between January 6 and January 15 we will offer an information session at 10:30 a.m. and tour at 11:00 a.m.  You can schedule your visit using the link above. 

**Widener University will be closed on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Pride Group Sessions will be offered on Monday, October 12th; Thursday, November 5th; and Wednesday, November 11th in place of our typical Weekday Visits.  Visit the Pride Group Session page for more information and to register.

*No visits will be available August 24-26 due to Freshman Orientation and Move-In. The University will be closed on Labor Day, September 7th *

Weekday tours are guided by a student ambassador and offered through the Office of Admissions by appointment. In addition, an Admissions Counselor will conduct a 30-minute presentation, give an overview of the university, and discuss the admissions process at Widener University.
* Visitors should expect to be on campus for 2 hours.

Group Visit Requests

Widener University’s Undergraduate Admissions is pleased to host campus visits geared toward groups of college-bound students.

Group visits are available Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. Group visits are not available on weekends. 

To schedule a group visit please contact Laura Strickland at (610) 499-4462 or email lmstrickland@widener.edu.

Due to the high number of visitors to the Widener University Main Campus, groups planning to visit should follow these guidelines:

  • Reservations should be made at least 2 weeks in advance.
  • Students should be in grades 9-12.
  • Groups must provide at least one chaperone for every 10 students visiting the campus.
  • Maximum group size is 50 students plus chaperones.

We strongly encourage groups to visit campus during the fall or spring semester to experience the vibrant campus life and all that Widener has to offer. We may not be able to accommodate all group requests during the summer.

The group visit agenda offers:

  • Widener University information session
  • Campus tour (dress comfortably)
  • Optional lunch (all you can eat with a wide variety of options). Lunch is $7.25 per person. Cash, credit, and checks (made payable to Aramark) are accepted upon arrival.