How much does Widener University - Main Campus cost?

Widener University - Main Campus Cost of Attendance
In-state $47,328
Out-of-state $47,328
On-Campus Room and Board $14,736
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,190
Average Annual Cost $31,666
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $31,431
$30,000-$48,000 $26,560
$48,000-$75,000 $30,093
$75,000-$110,000 $30,744
Over $110,000 $32,587

Widener University - Main Campus Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $28,479
Federal Grants 20% $4,955
Pell grants 20% $4,569
Other federal grants 20% $825
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 21% $3,231
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $28,311
Student loan aid 79% $13,930
Federal student loans 76% $7,032
Other student loans 30% $22,111

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 185 Up to $5,000
Do community service 278 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 130 Up to $4,500
Do an extracurricular activity 276 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 198 Up to $2,100
Have work experience 198 Up to $12,000
Play a sport 140 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 288 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 275 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Widener University - Main Campus Admissions

What is Widener University - Main Campus's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 72%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 94% of applicants
SAT Reading 520-600
SAT Math 520-610
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 17% of applicants
Composite Score 20-25

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Widener University - Main Campus Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 3436
Living on campus
Transfer Students 4%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Widener University - Main Campus Graduation Success

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About Widener University - Main Campus


One University Place
Chester, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Doctoral/Research Universities
Setting Large Suburb
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