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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$53,106 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$35,764 tuition
$15,524 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$618 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$53,106 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$35,764 tuition
$15,524 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$618 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$16,791 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
34% get federal aid ($6,133 avg)
28% get state aid ($3,059 avg)
94% get institn'l aid ($16,791 avg)
85% get loans ($10,201 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.55% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.55% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

$39,000,000
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $19,578 96%
Federal Grant Aid $6,133 34%
Pell Grants $4,210 34%
Other Federal Grants $2,058 34%
Institution Grant Aid $16,791 94%
State Grant Aid $3,059 28%
Student Loans $10,201 85%
Federal Loans $6,621 85%
Other Loans $16,552 19%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Widener University-Main Campus offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
One University Place
Chester, PA 19013-5792
(610) 499-4126
http://www.widener.edu/about/widener_leadership/administrative/enrollment/financial/default.aspx
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,190
Out of State $1,190

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Amanda from Wilmington, DE
  • Apr-13-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Tuition is expensive, but if your looking for a job locally Widener has a great reputation in the community. You are pretty much guaranteed a job after graduation.

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  • 5
  • Aubrey from Media, PA
  • Jan-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Widener makes sure that you experience college life at its fullest. During my first semester, they wanted all of the new freshman to join at least one club or sport to really experience Widener and make new friends. Even though the tuition is higher than public school, Widener offers many opportunities to their students and really get you involved to pack your resume full of different activities, community services, etc.

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  • 3
  • Honorio from Ridley Park, PA
  • Dec-15-2013 I am a current student here

    Overall, I personally like the school. It offers my favorite sport and major and is a reasonable reach from my house. I would like it to be a little bigger, but the small size makes me feel more like a student and less like a number. The price is the only thing that I disagree with.

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