Veterans’ Services assists all veterans, and their families, who are currently serving or who have formerly served our country as they pursue their higher education at Wilkes University.
G.I. Jobs magazine named Wilkes University to its 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 list of Military Friendly Schools. This list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s service members and veterans as students.
- Use the attached checklist to ensure all the necessary steps have been completed in order to attend Wilkes University utilizing your Veteran’s Benefits.
- Wilkes Named Military Friendly School
- Yellow Ribbon Participant
- INVEST Program
- Military Friendly School
- Post- 9/11 G.I. Bill
- Student Veterans of America Chapter
- Emergency contact directory
- Wilkes Veterans Council Club
- Wilkes’ Veteran’s Counselor Lt. Col. Mark Kaster
- Close proximity to VA hospital
- Green Zone trained faculty and staff
Mailing Address: 84 W. South St. Wilkes Barre, PA 18766
Physical Address: Capin Hall | 165 S. Franklin St. Wilkes Barre, PA 18706
Phone: (570) 408-2000
Fax: (570) 408-4004
Veteran’s Counselor: Lt. Col. Mark Kaster, USAF Ret.
Phone: (570) 408-5046