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.
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
We’ve built our academic programs to be centers of excellence and influence—fueled by distinguished faculty, high-impact research, and innovative degree paths.
Known and supported at every step, your students will find a second home at Widener University, enjoying life today while preparing for future success.
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.
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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