Chester and Melrose mascots in blue caps and gowns standing at Pride statues

Widener University Commencement

We are bursting with Widener Pride for our graduates and all they've achieved. Welcome to everyone who joined us remotely or on campus as we celebrated this milestone moment.

Special Messages for Our Graduates

President's Message: Julie E. Wollman

Dr. Wollman delivers a message to the graduating students, applauding their achievements inside and outside the classroom, and the resilience and determination they have shown throughout the pandemic.

Message to Undergraduate Students: Priscilla Adenugba

Nominated by the community to deliver a message to the undergraduate students, Priscilla Adenugba is graduating with a bachelor's degree in nursing.

Priscilla is also the recipient of the President's Award, which is given to the senior on Main Campus who has contributed the most to campus life through scholarship and participation in extracurricular activities.

Message to Graduate Students: Evan Figueroa-Vargas

Nominated by the community to deliver a message to the graduate students, Evan Figueroa-Vargas is graduating with a master's degree in social work.

More Ways to Celebrate

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Widener University Old Main Dome

Welcome to the Alumni Association!

Congratulations on this great accomplishment! You are now part of the alumni community – a Pride – more than 60,000 alumni strong. No matter how far you are from Widener, you can always stay connected! We encourage you to stay engaged with us and take full advantage of everything the Alumni Association has to offer.

Join WidenerCONNECT

WidenerCONNECT is our new social and professional networking platform that connects our vast network of alumni and students. Join the over 950 users on the platform and harness the power of your Widener network!

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Save the Date for Homecoming—October 15-16, 2021

Your first Homecoming as an alum! Grab your blue and gold and join us for this can't miss celebration. There will be plenty of opportunities to connect with your classmates, fellow alumni, and friends at the one place we all call home.  

Learn more about Homecoming

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    Was there a special professor, coach, or staff member who had an impact on your Widener experience? That’s what the Inside Track is all about. Consider making a gift in their honor and help us Build The Pride!

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