Students with Pride Statue

Choose Widener

Undergraduate Admissions

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: we want you to feel confident and prepared as you begin your college experience.

Our team is here to support you every step of the way—whether that means helping you find a right-fit program, exploring ways to finance your education, discovering our beautiful campus, or answering your most pressing questions. Our admissions team is only a click away.

Start Your Journey

The Bown Garden surrounded by fall folliage.

Visit Campus

Want to experience Widener and everything our Philadelphia-area campus has to offer? Explore opportunities to visit virtually and in person. 

Widener clock in fall

Tuition & Fees

When comparing costs, look beyond the sticker price. A Widener education is one of the smartest investments you can make—because the long-term value far exceeds the costs. 

Faculty member standing and talking with student in lobby of academic building

Financial Aid

Because Widener is a private institution, we’re able to provide scholarships and grants that bring our exceptional education within reach. 

Explore the Hallmarks of a Widener Education

Join one of our admissions counselors as she discusses the qualities that set Widener apart: career preparation, student life (including food and housing), athletics, opportunities to get involved on campus, and more. 

Upcoming Events

Get to Know Widener

Student receiving diploma at graduation

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.

12:1 Student-Faculty Ratio

Small class sizes allow faculty to make you the priority.

widener soccer player

24 Varsity Sports Teams 

From soccer and volleyball to rugby and track, there are plenty of varsity sports to enjoy at Widener.

95% Receive Financial Aid

We help bring your education within reach—95% of undergrad students receive financial aid

Scholarships Start at $80,000

Undergraduate academic scholarships start at $80,000 over 4 years

Students networking during on-campus event


Median mid-career salary for Widener alumni with a bachelor’s degree, which ranks in the top 22% nationwide

Aerial view of Old Main

A- Grade for Value

Named a top value college in Greater Philadelphia by 


service learning classes offered where students connect coursework with civic engagement

Live on Campus Proof 600x600

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.     

international students in philadelphia

A Diverse Campus

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

See Yourself at Widener

There are many reasons students make Widener their second family—their home away from home. Discover yours!

student in science lab

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.

student in finance lab

See Student Success Stories

Learn more about the Widener student experience directly from the experts—our students.

Get in Touch