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Undergraduate Financial Aid

Taking steps to pay for college can feel overwhelming. Our financial aid team is here to help you take the guessing game out of applying for financial aid.

Making College Affordable


We make your education affordable - 97% of undergrad students receive financial aid. 


The average undergraduate academic scholarship amounts to $100,000 over 4 years. 

Top 150 Most Affordable

LendEDU ranks Widener one of the most affordable schools for incoming freshmen who have financial need.

$20+ Million

Thanks to our generous donors, we offer $20+ million in scholarships and grants.

Ways to Finance Your Education


Scholarships recognize your hard work and achievements—and the best part is you don't have to pay the funds back after graduation!


Grants are aid made available by the federal and state governments based on financial need. Widener also has its very own Grant-In-Aid program to assist eligible students.


Loans are borrowed money that is repaid with interest and are helpful financial resources available after other options have been exhausted.

Student Employment

A wide-range of opportunities for students to earn income by working at the university are available through the federal work-study program, as well as through direct university employment.

Net Price Calculator

Want help estimating your eligibility for financial aid and your annual cost per year to attend Widener University? The Net Price Calculator can give you an idea.

Get in Touch

Need help applying for financial aid or want to schedule a financial counseling session? We'd be happy to help!