Tuition & Fees
Application Fee: Apply - Free. Apply Now!
Deposit: $100 (credited toward tuition)

The deposit must be paid when due. Failure to do so will jeopardize an applicant's admission status and may result in the forfeiture of the Legal Education Institutes's offer of admission.

Tuition & Fees For Summer, Spring and Fall - For Incoming Students

Division

Amount

Legal Education Institute - Legal Specialty Course $ 446 (per credit)^
Continuing Education classes 
(found on the Bursar's page in Campus Cruiser)
$ 580 (per credit)^

^ Effective May 1st, 2014

**Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. LEI @ Widener and Widener University School of law utilize the same Financial Aid office located on the School of Law Campus in Wilmington, DE. Please contact the Office of Financial Aid for additional questions regarding funding your education by calling 302.477.2272


Bachelors's Degree - 120 Credits
Consists of LEI and UC Courses

Associate's Degree - 60 Credits
Consists of LEI and UC Courses

Certificate Programs - 24 Credits
Consists of LEI Legal Specialty Courses

Fees
Specified fees are required at designated times during the application and admission process and must be paid at the times requested. Failure to do so will jeopardize an applicant's admission status and may result in forfeiture of the School's offer for admission.


Application fee - Online

Free

Application fee - by mail

Free

Deposit on acceptance ­ credit toward tuition (nonrefundable)

$100

Student activity fee per semester

$15

In-house payment plan per semester

$50

Monthly surcharge on unpaid balance on payment plan

$25

Return check fee

$25

Late payment fee

$25

Late fee

$125

Graduation Fee for Associate's & Bachelor's Degrees

$50


Methods of Payment
Widener offers payment plans to cover out-of-pocket expenses. For additional information, please contact the Bursar’s Office at 302-477-2181. Complete information can be found in the Guide to Fees and Payments on the Bursar's Office page in Campus Cruiser. For additional information, please contact the Bursar's Office at 302-477-2181.

Credit Card Payment Policy
Only AMERICAN EXPRESS, DISCOVER, and MASTERCARD are accepted for tuition.

There is no charge for using direct debit from a checking or savings account as a payment method. Credit card payments will be charged a 2.75% convenience fee.

Important Note about Credit Card Payments/Refund Policy
Payments made toward student tuition accounts using a credit card will be charged a 2.75% convenience fee by our credit card vendor TouchNet/Paypath. The convenience fee is non-refundable, even if the student account payment is refunded. Authorization of a credit card payment to a student account signifies acceptance of these terms.

If you would like to mail your payment (checks only):
Make your check payable to Widener University and write your student identification number on the check. The cancelled check will serve as your receipt.

NOTE: DO NOT SEND CASH THROUGH THE MAIL

Financial Aid
Students interested in Financial Aid should check the Types of Aid page under Financial Aid for information on types of financial aid available, application process and procedures, or you may contact the Financial Aid Office at 302-477-2272.

Financial Obligation
No diplomas, certificates of completion, or transcripts will be granted unless all financial obligations have been met.

Withdrawal and Adjustment Charges
All Semesters

In the case of withdrawal from a course after the drop/add time period, you will be responsible for the full tuition. Students who withdraw completely from a semester after the drop/add time period will be charged according to the University’s Complete Withdrawal Policy which can be found in the Guide to Fees and Payments on the Bursar's Office page in Campus Cruiser.