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International Student Support

Widener is home to people from all walks of life, and from all corners of the world who enrich our campus community, broaden our horizons, and provide invaluable perspectives.

Global. Community.

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A Diverse Campus

You'll be welcomed into a community that hails from 48 states and 37 foreign countries.

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Supporting International Students

We're proud to offer international undergraduate student scholarships through the #YouAreWelcomeHere program.

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International Student Services

Our office of International Student Services provides invaluable support for you on campus. These services include guidance on navigating immigration regulations, help acclimating to campus and the region, and social activities and programs bringing domestic and international students together to explore each other’s cultures and perspectives. 

International Student Services

International Programs, Events & Celebrations

Each semester, we hold programs and events celebrating international students and campus diversity. These programs include:

  • Annual International Education Week, featuring restaurant trips, language classes, film festival, and our We’re All Widener multicultural fair.
  • Global Pride Partners mentor program connects you with current Widener domestic students.
  • Practice your English with local community members.
  • Join the friendship families program to learn more about American culture by interacting more closely with a local family.
  • Day and week-long cultural immersion programs to explore other parts of the country.

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