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WIDENER UNIVERSITY

Chester, Pennsylvania

Widener University is situated just 14 miles south of downtown Philadelphia on a 110-acre campus that’s brimming with character and beauty. You’ll learn in a vibrant community that feels like a second family in state-of-the-art facilities including our on-campus television production studio, nursing simulation labs, finance lab, and modern robotics engineering and computer science facilities. More than 85 percent of our undergraduates enjoy on-campus living choosing between residence halls, fraternities and sororities. Students choose from more than 40 undergraduate majors and 50 minors often combining programs of study into customized majors and double majors meeting all their personal academic goals. Widener students participate in more than 80 student-run clubs and organizations and enjoy cheering for the 23 NCAA Division III Widener Pride athletic teams.
STATS AT A GLANCE
% enrolled undergraduates that are minority students
33%
% enrolled undergraduates that are Latinx students
12%
Scholarship opportunities for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
Merit-Based Scholarships, DMV Regional Award
Support services for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion, Academic Coaching, Writing Center, Math Center, Tutoring, Living Learning Community, Accept (Diversity and Inclusion Organization), Common Grounds Discussions