• Control: Private
  • Carnegie Classification: Research
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: 3,000-9,999

2021 Recognition Categories

  • Confidence in Senior Leadership
  • Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging
  • Faculty Experience
  • Shared Governance

What makes your college a great place to work?

Employee Comment

I appreciate the diversity efforts that the institution continues to work towards. I feel there are spaces and a sense of belonging here for me.

President's Statement

Widener University is a great place to work thanks to great people who care deeply about their work. Faculty and staff share a singular focus on and dedication to student transformation and success. Employees participate enthusiastically and collaboratively to achieve University goals and their accomplishments are recognized and rewarded. Professional and leadership development opportunities abound as do opportunities to get involved in making a difference on campus, locally and internationally. It's no wonder we call ourselves the "Widener Pride".

Vital Statistics


  • Fulltime Admin: 110
  • Fulltime Eps: 192
  • Fulltime Faculty: 264
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 269
  • Adjunct Count: 359

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $90,443
  • Administration: $116,408
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $65,600
  • Non-exempt Staff: $36,900

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 3%
  • Adjunct/Part-time Faculty: 11%
  • 5 Years Recognized

Contact Us

Please let us know how we can best assist you.