Wilkes University

Veterans Services

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.

Military Friendly School

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.


Government Resources

Additional Resources

Contact Us

Mailing Address: 84 W. South St. Wilkes Barre, PA 18766
Physical Address: Capin Hall | 165 S. Franklin St. Wilkes Barre, PA 18706                
Email: registrar@wilkes.edu
Phone: (570) 408-2000
Fax: (570) 408-4004

Veteran’s Counselor: Lt. Col. Mark Kaster, USAF Ret.
Phone: (570) 408-5046