The Harrisburg campus had a first time passage rate of 94.32% for the July 2009 Bar Exam, which is the highest in Widener Harrisburg history. The announcement came on Thursday, October 8th, with Widener Harrisburg having the 3rd highest passage rate in Pennsylvania, falling short of only the University of Pennsylvania Law School at 96.08% and Temple University Beasley School of Law at 95.57%.
Upon receiving the news, Dean Ammons
hosted an impromptu celebration on Thursday at 4 p.m. for the students and faculty in the Pit. Several alumni also showed up to celebrate with their professors and colleagues.
To see the complete July 2009 Pennsylvania Bar results please visit PaBarExam.org