Wilkes University

Visit Wilkes University

Visit Wilkes University
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You are here. Or you could be.

Visit campus to experience what makes Wilkes unique. 

We offer plenty of opportunities for you to get a closer look at campus, so you can pick one (or more) that works best for you.

Tour campus. Explore our academic programs. See our residence halls. Learn about financial aid.

  • Summer Open House - Friday, July 19, 2019
  • Fall Open House - Saturday, September 28, 2019 (Offering Instant Decisions)
  • Fall Open House - Saturday, November 9, 2019 (Offering Instant Decisions)

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If you’ve been dreaming about Wilkes, we invite you to immerse yourself in college life at a Colonel Overnight exclusively for accepted students. Go to classes, eat in the dining hall, get to know other future Colonels, and spend the night in a residence hall with a student host. 

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Want more one-on-one attention? Plan a personalized visit at your convenience. You’ll tour campus, meet with an admissions counselor, and maybe even chat with a professor or coach.

Visits may be scheduled:

  • Monday through Friday at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and 2 p.m.
  • Select Saturdays from September through April at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.

(Saturday visits includes only group admissions session and campus tour)

Please contact our admissions office with any questions: (570) 408-4400 or admissions@wilkes.edu.

Request a Visit

Why wait and worry about whether you’ll get into the school of your choice? If you’re a high school senior or transfer student, you don’t have to. Complete an online application and schedule a personalized visit. Bring all supporting documents with you, and we’ll have a decision ready by the time you finish the campus tour.

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You can’t really judge a college major until you immerse yourself in it. Take a deep dive into Wilkes University’s major-specific Exploration Day events and see for yourself!

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Patrons requesting accommodations or services at Wilkes University or Wilkes University-sponsored events in accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III: Public Accommodations are asked to contact the University at 1-800-Wilkes-U to request such services/accommodations. It is recommended that requests be made at least 48 hours prior to any event.