It's simple. We believe in a Widener education. That's why we've made the admissions and financial aid process as easy as possible so you will feel confident and ready as you take the next steps toward starting your college experience.
Our team is here to support you every step of the way—whether it's finding a right-fit program, exploring ways to finance your education, discovering our beautiful campus, and so much more. If at any time you feel unsure about what to do next, know that we are only a click away.
How to Apply
Applying online to one of our powerhouse programs has never been easier. Apply today. It's free! We offer rolling admissions and also accept the Common Application.
Explore Widener's Campus
The best way to get to know Widener University and everything our metropolitan campus in the Philadelphia area has to offer is by visiting us in person. To visit Widener is, more often than not, to fall in love with the place.
Tuition & Aid
A Widener education is one of the smartest investments you can make—because the long-term value far exceeds the costs. When comparing costs, look beyond the sticker price. Because Widener is a private institution, we’re able to provide scholarships and grants that make affording an exceptional education possible.
Attending a Preview Day gives you a first-look into life at Widener. You'll have a chance take a student-led campus tour, meet faculty at an academic fair, and attend an admissions presentation.
Get to Know Widener
Top 10 in Philly
Widener was voted a best Philadelphia-area college.
Chart your own path by choosing from more than 40 undergraduate majors.
13:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
Small class sizes allow faculty to make you the priority.
24 NCAA Division III sports teams
From soccer and volleyball to rugby and track, there are plenty of varsity sports to enjoy at Widener.
We make your education affordable - 97% of undergrad students receive financial aid.
The average undergraduate academic scholarship amounts to $100,000 over 4 years.
300+ Events On Campus Annually
There's always something happening on campus.
Best Value College
Named a best value college in Greater Philadelphia by Niche.com
Top 150 Most Affordable
LendEDU ranks Widener one of the most affordable schools for incoming freshmen who have financial need.
87% Live on Campus Their First Year
Before long, our campus will feel like your second home.
With 80+ clubs, you'll find ways to get involved, make invaluable connections, and pursue your interests.
A Diverse Campus
You'll be welcomed into a community that hails from 48 states and 37 foreign countries.
See Yourself at Widener
There are many reasons students make Widener their second family—their home away from home. Discover yours!
Find Your Powerhouse Program
Our undergraduate programs are taught by faculty committed to the professional and personal success of every student. No matter your major, you'll have learning experiences that will prepare you for lifelong success and a rewarding career.
Create a Custom Viewbook
Take your interest to the next level! Choose what interests you most at Widener—from majors and campus activities to career preparation and global opportunities—to get a personalized view of what we have to offer.
Straight from the Source
Learn more about the Widener student experience directly from the experts—our students.