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Widener University (Delaware)

4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803-0406
(302) 477-2703

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: May 15
Application Fee: $60
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 61.9% 64.0%
LSAT Score (Median) 148 149
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 147-151 147-151
GPA (Median) 3.17 3.09
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.89-3.48 2.74-3.44
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: PA PA
School's bar passage rate: 66.0% 70.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 79.6% 80.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -13.6% -10.4%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 31.2% 25.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 59.6% 54.7%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $50,616 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $37,992 N/A
Room and Board: $12,510 $11,034
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 94.8% 57.4%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $17,000 $15,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $123,575 $136,992
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 83.0% 88.2%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 515 317
Men: 51.3% 53.9%
Women: 48.7% 46.1%
White: 73.6% N/A
Black: 10.3% N/A
Hispanic: 4.9% N/A
Asian: 4.7% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10.9 : 1 8.7 : 1
Total Faculty: 75 66
Male: 49.3% N/A
Female: 50.7% N/A
Minority: 9.3% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $60,000 $60,000
Public Sector: $50,000 $50,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 340,257 378,623