Ready to invest in your future? Widener University will help you evaluate the transfer credits you've already earned to jumpstart your journey to a successful career.
Your second home. Your place to belong. Your inside track to a difference-making career. And now, your place to start anew.
There are many reasons you may be considering transferring schools. Whether it's for academic, financial, or personal reasons, our admissions teams are here to make your transition to Widener as seamless as possible.
Regardless whether you are transferring with few course credits or lots, you will be treated with the same considerations for academic, financial, and student support as any other applicants.
How to Apply as a Transfer Student
Transferring as a Full-Time Undergraduate Day Student
Our transfer process is simple and straightforward. To start, submit your free online application. Then you'll send transcripts from every high school and college you attended. Once your materials are received, our admissions team will work with you to secure your spot.
Transferring as a Graduate or Continuing Studies Student
Students interested in transferring into one of our graduate degree programs, or looking for a flexible online degree completion program can easily transfer to Widener.
Value & Affordability
$18,000 Transfer Scholarships
Scholarships for transfer students start at $18,000 per academic year.
Median mid-career salary for Widener alumni with a bachelor’s degree, which ranks in the top 22% nationwide
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).
A- Grade for Value
Named a top value college in Greater Philadelphia by Niche.com.
Financing Your Education
A Widener education is an investment in your future. When comparing costs, we encourage you to look beyond the sticker price. Because Widener is a private institution, we’re able to provide transfer merit scholarships and grants that make affording an exceptional education possible.
Attend an Upcoming Admissions Event
Our admissions teams offer many ways for prospective students to experience Widener, get to know our vibrant community, and explore campus resources.
Instant Decision Days for Undergraduate Students
Want to find out on the spot if you're accepted? Join us at a transfer student instant decision day event. Make sure to complete your application beforehand and bring in any official high school and post-secondary transcripts for evaluation. This event does not apply to the accelerated nursing program.
The best way to get to know Widener University and have all of your questions answered is by visiting us in person.
Get in Touch
Our admissions teams can help you decide if transferring to Widener is the right fit for you.