Explore What Wilkes Has to Offer

If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It Here


Academic Discovery

Academic Discovery

The interconnected nature of our academic programs allows you to explore and combine multiple interests.

Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

Our students have traveled to the Arctic Circle, run a fundraising campaign for the Salvation Army and engineered screening methods for breast cancer.

Undergraduate Student Research

Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate Research

Some universities save research opportunities for graduate students only. That's not the case at Wilkes, where undergraduates can engage in meaningful research, often starting freshman year.

At Wilkes you'll find the offerings of a large university and the close-knit, mentoring culture of a small college.

Our faculty and staff are committed to your success.

Brianna Rowland

A New Starring Role

Brianna Rowland '21 has played many roles on stage with the Wilkes University Theatre. Her new role is as president of the Multicultural Student Coalition.

Geraldine Ojukwu

Putting Political Science into Practice

Gregory Chang '22, William Billingsley '19 and Geraldine Ojukwu '19 earned second place in a competition to remake the map of the state's legislative districts. The team was one of 318 map submissions.

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Combining Scholarship and Service

Electrical engineering major Lacey Bradshaw '20 provided learning support for students and served as a teaching assistant in electrical engineering and physics labs. 



Students who have full-time jobs within a year of graduation

$41 Million

Offered in scholarship aid


Student-faculty ratio

Enjoy everything America's newest college town has to offer.

It's easy to feel at home at Wilkes.

I was able to stay heavily involved in activities within and outside of pharmacy school. It is a very close-knit community, and my professors were always there when I needed help.Lauren Hertzog ’20, PharmD | Lieutenant and Pharmacist, U.S. Public Health Service
No matter what title someone held, they were always full of a bounty of knowledge that would help to guide you in one direction or another.Seth Platukas '20 - Secondary Science and Career Technology Teacher
I am so thankful for the never-ending support from faculty and administrators and all the amazing opportunities that they have provided for me.Francesca Varela-Seri '20 - Neuroscience and Psychology


You can afford big dreams

A degree is a big investment. We offer a high-value educational experience that will uniquely prepare you for success.

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Wilkes Welcomes All

Wilkes University is an inclusive learning environment committed to increasing access to higher education. We create opportunities for the dialogues that increase diversity awareness. We embrace and celebrate diverse backgrounds and perspectives which strengthen and enrich our campus and our community.

Global Education & Diversity

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