Why Delaware?
Located five miles from Wilmington, Delaware - America’s “corporate capital” - Widener Law's Delaware Campus offers you an ideal environment in which to study the law. Situated along the northeast corridor between Washington and New York, the Delaware Campus offers students proximity to major cities such as Philadelphia and Baltimore.

Professional Opportunities
Due to the reputation of Delaware’s courts, including the nationally recognized Delaware Court of Chancery and a thriving corporate practice environment, you will find numerous externship and employment opportunities. Openings in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland are also available because of the school’s central location. No matter your legal interests, you will find that the area offers a rich diversity of employment options.

Cultural Opportunities
Situated in the Brandywine River Valley, the area offers a number of delightful social and cultural attractions. Enjoy a visit to the renowned Longwood Gardens, the Winterthur Museum, the Hagley Museum and Library, or take in a show at the Wilmington Grand Opera House. Nearby Philadelphia offers a number of historical and educational attractions including the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Franklin Institute. Baltimore’s Inner Harbor provides a number of exciting opportunities as well, including the Baltimore Aquarium and the Maryland Science Center.

Outdoor enthusiasts will find that Delaware has thousands of acres of parkland for fishing, boating, and hiking in addition to beautiful beach resorts. With no sales tax, Delaware also offers some exceptional shopping opportunities as well as excellent and diverse cuisine. Both Philadelphia and Baltimore provide a dazzling nightlife, concerts, and a host of professional sports teams including the Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Phillies, Baltimore Ravens, Baltimore Orioles, Philadelphia 76ers, and Philadelphia Flyers.

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