The Widener Mission

An Education Based on Service

Here at Widener University, our commitment to service and leadership take precedence in all of our exceptional academic programs. Our curricula connect to societal issues and we integrate emerging trends and skills into all coursework. Through this we provide our students with immediately relevant education, inspiring and empowering them to take action in today’s global society.

It is Widener’s mission to lead, engage, inspire, and contribute.


Emerge as an empowered leader through Widener’s unique combination of liberal arts and professional education and a challenging, scholarly, and culturally diverse academic community.


No matter the program or profession, a Widener education emphasizes hands-on learning in small online classes, meaningful service-learning projects, and relevant, on-the-job experience.


Unlock your inner leader and join a legacy of citizens of character who demonstrate professional and civic leadership.


Have a lasting impact in your community and industry through continued research, education, meaningful service projects, and awareness of your own power and potential to create positive change.

At Widener, you will find an unparalleled academic environment and an innovative, experiential approach to learning that helps to prepare you to advance your knowledge and career.

To learn more about Widener University’s mission and values, call a Program Manager at 1-844-386-7321 or request more information