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 Widener University-main Campus Chester, Pennsylvania

One University Place
Chester, Pennsylvania
19013-5792
610-499-4000
www.widener.edu

Widener University-main Campus Mission Statement:
As a leading metropolitan university, we achieve our mission at Widener by creating a learning environment where curricula are connected to societal issues through civic engagement. We lead by providing a unique combination of liberal arts and professional education in a challenging, scholarly, and culturally diverse academic community. We engage our students through dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention, and experiential learning. We inspire our students to be citizens of character who demonstrate professional and civic leadership. We contribute to the vitality and well-being of the communities we serve.
Degree Stats For Widener University-main Campus

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Not-for-profit, 4 yr, Doctoral/Research Intensive size 2

Geographical Region:
Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Chief Administrator:
President James T. Harris III

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Suburb: Large

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Doctoral/Research Universities

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
High undergraduate

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Doctoral, professional dominant

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Medium four-year, highly residential

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Full-time four-year, selective, lower transfer-in

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 1437
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:19
Typical room charge per year:$3900
Typical board charge per year:$4620
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: Four or more years

Highest Level Offered: Doctor's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
Graduate degree or certificate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above

 Athletics

Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Yes
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: Yes
Basketball: Yes
Baseball: Yes
Cross Country/Track: Yes

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 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Widener University-main Campus  Application Fee: Yes
 Out of State Tuition? No
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 610-499-4174
 Admissions Office Phone: 610-499-4125


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