Wilkes University

Program Information / Schedule & Tuition

Program Information / Schedule & Tuition

The program is offered in a convenient low-residency or weekender format.

Each project term is kicked off by a residency or weekender session, depending on the format choice that suits you best.

Online semesters with eight-day residencies in January and June.

January

  • Jan. 5 to 13, 2018
  • Jan. 4 to 12, 2019
  • Jan. 3 to 11, 2020

June

  • June 15 to 23, 2018
  • June 14 to 22, 2019
  • June 12 to 20, 2020

Learn more about our residencies.

Online learning with four face-to-face weekend sessions per semester.

Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

2017:
Jan 6 to 8; Feb. 24 to 26; April 7 to 9; May 19 to 21
June 16 to 18; Aug. 18 to 20; Oct. 13 to 15; Dec. 8 to 10

2018:
Jan. 5 to 7; Feb. 23 to 25; April 13 to 15; May 18 to 20
June 15 to 17; Aug. 17 to 19; Oct. 12 to 14; Nov. 30 to Dec. 2

2019:
Jan. 4 to 6; Feb. 22 to 24; April 12 to 14; May 17 to 19
June 14 to 16; Aug. 9 to 11; Oct. 4 to 6; Nov. 22 to 24

 

2017
Jan. 30 to May 29
July 31 to Nov. 27

2018
Jan. 29 to May 28
July 30 to Nov. 26

2019
Jan. 28 to May 27
July 29 to Nov. 25

View our application requirements and deadline


Tuition

Tuition is $660 per credit plus applicable fees.

FeesCreative Writing Mentoring

Semester Fees:

  • University Fee - $72 per credit hour
  • Online Fee - $20 per term
  • Housing and meals during residency is to be determined and will vary between June and January residences

One-Time Fees:

  • $35 non-refundable application fee
  • Reader Fee for Thesis - $300
  • Graduation Fee - $165 (Charged to graduating students in their last semester)

Upon acceptance, each student must pay a $250 non-refundable deposit to hold their seat in their selected residency. 


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