Together, We’ll Support Your Student as They Find Their Roar.
As a parent, guardian, or family member of a Widener student, you are a valued part of the Pride. We invite you to explore resources from upcoming deadlines, helpful contacts, and FAQs to parent advice and ways to connect with our campus and community.
Click the play button for a video message from Widener's President, Dr. Stacey Robertson.
Get the Latest Updates from the Pride
Widener shares a quarterly newsletter with Pride families, like you, to help you stay connected to all the great things happening on and off campus. Your role as a guide and support to your student is critical and we want to do everything we can to make it a positive experience for you. Make sure you're signed up and that we have your correct contact information!
And, while you're at it—we welcome you to like/follow/subscribe to all things Widener social media. There, you'll get real-time updates about the latest and greatest happenings—you may even spot your student in some of our featured content!
Personalized coaching services, including the new First-Year-Experience Coaching for incoming first-year students, provide academic guidance, well-being support and a strong campus network.
A new series of events this July and August introduced the class of 2027 and their families to the strong alumni Pride network.
Widener University's Counseling and Psychological Services and Athletics departments have teamed up to create a new resource for athletes to support mental health and wellbeing.
Join Us for an Event
Join us IN PERSON for an out-of-this-world event! Enjoy the wonders of the evening sky with your friends and family at Widener's Observatory! Registration in advance is required!