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.
When it comes to your education, it’s not about where you start—it’s about where you finish.
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
Let's review the application process for transferring to Widener.
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.
Get to Know Widener
Top 10 in Philly
Widener was voted a best Philadelphia-area college.
The average merit scholarship for transfer students is $14,000 per academic year.
Best Value College
Named a best value college in Greater Philadelphia by Niche.com
See Yourself at Widener
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.
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Our admissions teams can help you decide if transferring to Widener is the right fit for you.