Widener University has established a COVID-19 vaccination policy that requires all faculty and staff who will be on our campuses
to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Our goal is that all members of the Pride may safely experience Widener’s hands on,
inclusive, and personalized learning environment in person.
In addition to the above COVID-19 statement, all
employees, who do not already have an approved exemption, are also required to receive a booster dose no more than 7 days after you become
Widener University is currently seeking a Financial Aid Counselor in the department of Financial Aid/Enrollment
Management Services. Reporting to the Associate Director of Financial Aid Services, this position is located on the main campus in Chester,
PA, and is responsible for awarding and processing undergraduate student financial aid; counseling students and families about financial aid
options, policies and procedures; prepare financial aid offers for specialized population cohorts as assigned.
Why work at Widener?
At Widener University, we strive to deliver a comprehensive benefits package developed to attract and retain talent. We offer employees the
opportunity to participate in a variety of benefit program including health & welfare, retirement accounts, tuition programs at Widener
University, life insurance, paid time off, and flexible work arrangements for many roles.
Widener University is committed to
fostering an environment in which faculty, staff, and students from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are
welcomed and can thrive. The division of Enrollment holds a deep commitment to an inclusive culture that supports the work of
faculty and staff members across the institution, and works closely with the Chief Diversity Officer to facilitate that commitment.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (include but not limited to)
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: (Education/Training and Experience
REQUIREMENTS AND/OR UNUSUAL HOURS:
Employee will have professional development available each year.
*Qualified candidates must submit resume and cover letter for consideration. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only those
selected for an interview will be contacted.
Widener has a strategic commitment to building an inclusive university community whose
diversity enriches the lives of all members and where our students are prepared for living in a pluralistic and ever-changing world. As a
leading metropolitan university, Widener strives to embody the values that are inherent in our mission: civic engagement, access, inclusion,
academic excellence, innovation, and leadership.
Widener University, an independent, metropolitan, doctoral-intensive University,
connects curricula to social issues through civic engagement. Dynamic teaching, active scholarship, personal attention and experiential
learning are key components of the Widener Experience. Located in Chester, PA, Widener’s main campus is nestled between Philadelphia, PA and
Wilmington, DE, with Law School located in both Harrisburg and Wilmington. For more information about the University, please visit our
website at www.widener.edu.