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International Admissions

Join a top-ranked university on a thriving, metropolitan campus in the heart of America's East Coast.

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Experience all that Widener has to offer – from programs taught by award-winning professors and nationally-renowned researchers, to engaging personal and professional experiences in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, and access to our widespread networks of professionals.

Here, you'll feel like an insider from day one.

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Find Your Program

Discover all that you can study at Widener! Explore our undergraduate majors and graduate-level master's and doctoral programs.

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Fall in Love with Philadelphia

At Widener, you'll experience a beautiful, close-knit campus and the vibrancy of a major U.S. city. Only 20 minutes from Philly, you can explore museums and historical sites, have cultural adventures, and benefit from a thriving network of businesses and organizations that make finding a rewarding co-op or career opportunity easy.

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The Widener Advantage

Take your education to the next level and unlock your future at Widener. From faculty mentorship and career development to research and innovation and so much more, when you graduate, you will be prepared.

The Widener Advantage

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Scholarships for Undergraduate International Students

Every year, Widener scholarships help international students like you maximize their investment in a career-shaping, life-defining education. 

Explore Available Scholarships

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Supporting Your Journey

At Widener, you'll be welcomed by a strong network of support that will help you navigate not only the application, admission, and arrival process but life as an international Widener student as well.

We know you’re far from home. But we hope you will come to see our campus as your second home.

Pride Perspectives

Want to learn more about the Widener experience? Explore why international students consider Widener their home away from home.

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I know this was the right program for me. If someone was wondering if Widener was the right place for their MBA, I would just say go for it.

Karina Brasil

Karina's Story

Classes are small. So you can actually have that deep conversation with professors. It turns into an almost individual class and becomes better in the learning process.

Luis Aguilar

Luis's Story
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95% of Grads Achieve Career Goals

Within 6 months of graduation, 95% of Class of 2021 was employed, in grad school, or in military/other service, according to the National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE).


Chart your own path by choosing from more than 40 undergraduate majors.

50+ Graduate & Professional Programs

offered across various disciplines.

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Top School in the Mid-Atlantic

Widener ranked among the Best Mid-Atlantic Colleges & Universities.

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A Diverse Campus

You'll be welcomed into a community that hails from 49 states and 22 countries.

Grant Funding for Research

Widener manages $8-$10 million annually in grant funding for research and community programming.

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A Nationally Accredited Business School

Widener’s School of Business Administration is one of only 5% worldwide accredited by the AACSB.

12:1 Student-Faculty Ratio

Small class sizes allow faculty to make you the priority.

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60,000+ Strong

Our Widener University and PMC network is one big family with more than 60,000 alumni around the globe. 

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A- Grade for Value

Named a top value college in Greater Philadelphia by 

1 of 6

schools nationwide designated as a Center of Excellence for Advancing the Science of Nursing Education.

National Diversity Award

Widener was awarded a 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

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