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High School Programs

Calling all high school students: explore your academic passions, get a taste for Widener's powerhouse programs, and set yourself apart when preparing your college application.   

Opportunities to Get Ahead

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Workshops & Camps

Explore your interests, engage in hands-on learning experiences, and get a feel for what Widener is all about.  

Upcoming Events for High School Students

Pride Perspectives

Explore stories of Widener students on the inside track.

Student holds a citizenship document while standing in front of a background with American flag and other Americana

Widener is definitely like a home away from home. I spend a lot of time here, so I’ve gotten used to the environment. It’s very comfortable and everyone here is really nice.

Dimple Gandevia

Dimple's Story
Cloe DiFlumeri poses alongside two individuals during an internship at Museum of Arts and Sciences.

There’s so much overlap with my majors. They’re interdisciplinary so they allow me to explore my passions, but I love the different perspectives they all bring.

Cloë Di Flumeri

Cloë's Story
Taylor pictured with the Pride lions statue on campus

“Political science and sociology connect in a lot of different ways. Seeing those connections and then also connecting that to my daily life has been super important.”

Taylor Easter

Taylor's Story
Sam DeVecchis in front of the CBS 3 helicopter

Take a close look at what you do for fun and find a way to keep doing it.

Sam DeVecchis

Sam's Story
Desiree Junfijiah points to a computer screen she's working on

I feel like it’s my job to help someone who comes after me – women and also black people in tech. I think about myself. I didn’t have someone to look to.

Desiree Junfijiah

Desiree's Story
Brandon Matambo stands in the lobby of Quick Center; behind him is a stock ticker and students walking down steps

Widener is a really welcoming community, and the professors have been by my side the past couple of years, always able to help me with open arms.

Brandon Matambo

Brandon's Story