Wilkes is located in the Mesa Center for Higher Education. The 53,000 square foot building offers students a newly designed, high-tech learning environment. The first phase of development included renovation to the first floor and basement, which will consists of 13 classrooms, 6 labs, offices, conference rooms, study and gathering space. Planned light rail extension in Mesa will help bring students within walking distance of the new campus and various downtown Mesa assets. The below artist renderings provide a preview of the building.