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Campus Clubs & Programs

Beyond the classroom, college is a canvas for personal growth and unforgettable experiences. Embrace the full spectrum of university life by participating in our campus clubs and programs.

Engage with Campus Clubs & Events

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Student Clubs & Organizations

From the Commuter Student Association to Greek life to Black Student Union, you have over 70 student-led clubs and organizations at your fingertips to get involved with. While some clubs require a semester-long commitment, others may have open meetings you are free to come to as you please. Can't find what you're looking for? Start your own student organization!

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Traditions & Signature Events

Celebrate what makes Widener with our annual traditions. Our homecoming events—including the fan-favorite golf cart parade—connect generations past and present. Late night and weekend programming gives you a host of options for enjoying your downtime, while finals week events offer easy options for destressing. At the end of your Widener journey, you'll celebrate with your peers through signature senior class programming.

Get Involved for Academic Credit

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Join Band & Color Guard

Keep playing the instrument you love and receive academic credit for it through a variety of musical opportunities on campus. Widener students perform in a variety of settings including home football and basketball games, concerts, recitals, and the homecoming pep rally. Marching band, wind ensemble, and color guard scholarships are available to full-time undergraduate students with outstanding musical ability.

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Join ROTC

Widener's ROTC cadre, Dauntless Battalion, produces the next generation of leaders and helps students become the best version of themselves. Whether you participate all four years or a single semester, the leadership and management skills developed will remain for a lifetime. Cadets in the ROTC program are given the opportunity to have a significant portion of their education paid for through scholarships which can include room and board, a monthly stipend, and more.

Pride Perspectives

Shaylyn Westmoreland smiles for a photo at an industry research conference.

I loved having the opportunity to do research, but also having the opportunity to research with a large medical device company—that’s something you don’t see quite often.

Shaylyn Westmoreland

Shaylyn's Story
Gabrielle Rainey

From when I first learned about Widener, not only did I love the academics, but I loved the plethora of opportunities for extracurricular activities.

Gabrielle Rainey

Gabrielle's Story
Anna Cooney throws a shot put at nationals while wearing a Widener shirt, as other competitors look on

There are so many opportunities on campus to be yourself; dance, track, and nursing are all parts of who I am. I am so blessed and so thankful for all the opportunities that Widener has given me.

Anna Cooney

Anna's Story
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Download the Involve App

Stay connected to campus events and organizations with the Involve app. Select Widener as your school, click the three yellow lines in the upper left-hand corner of your screen to log in using your Widener credentials, and you're ready to go!

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