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Why Widener Law Commonwealth

Widener Law Commonwealth is a close-knit community offering you an exceptional law school experience that is personal, practical, and professional. Consider the strengths that set us apart and put you on the inside track. 

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Strategic Location

Our location in the capital of Pennsylvania means access to government and is a wonderful place for students interested in politics, public service, or government.

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Signature Programs

Find your passion. Signature programs are available through our Law and Government Institute, Environmental Law and Sustainability Center, and the Business Advising Program.

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Practical Learning Opportunities

Our students take part in a variety of clinical opportunities, externships, internships, the public interest initiative, and other practical learning opportunities.

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Accessible Faculty

Our professors are widely respected legal scholars and dedicated teachers. It’s a rare and powerful combination. Faculty have strong connections within the legal community and are happy to help mentor students.

 

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Diverse Community

We are made stronger by our active commitment to include people of every ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, and economic background. Additionally, we aim to nurture a campus-wide culture of respect for veterans.

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Bar Prep & Building Your Career

The Career Development Office offers individual counseling, workshops, events, job fairs, and useful tips on a range of topics and the law school will help you maximize your opportunity to pass the bar.

 

VIDEO: Why Widener Law Commonwealth?

Watch this video where our students discuss why attending Widener Law commonwealth made all the difference in their careers.




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January 12, 2019 info session.

 


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