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Information for School Counselors

As a high school, college, or career counselor, you play a vital role in helping students and their families plan for college. That's why we make it easy for you to visit Widener and learn about our university and the admissions process.

Get to Know Widener

The Widener Advantage

When your students graduate from Widener, they won't be just starting their careers. They'll be continuing the work they've been doing all along.

Powerhouse Academic Programs

We’ve built our academic programs to be centers of excellence and influence—fueled by distinguished faculty, high-impact research, and innovative degree paths.

An Engaging Student Experience

Known and supported at every step, your students will find a second home at Widener University, enjoying life today while preparing for future success.

Points of Pride

Our points of pride not only designate us as a top-tier university, they also demonstrate the resources and connections we offer that lead Widener students to successful, rewarding careers.

Helping Students with Admissions & Aid

We don't think applying to college should be stressful, so we've made the application and financial aid process as easy as possible.

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Applying to Widener

The quick facts: It's free to apply. We accept the Common App and offer rolling admissions.

After applying, students are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships. Additional aid opportunities are also available through the university.

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Visiting Campus

Think Widener is a perfect fit for some of your students? Bring them to campus! We welcome you to visit and can customize a Widener visit for you.

Occasionally, we also offer workshops specifically for counselors. Contact our admissions team to be added to our mailing list.

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