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Wilkes University Launches Hometown Advantage Scholarship for Luzerne and Lackawanna County Residents

Wilkes University's new Hometown Advantage Award will reward undergraduate students from Luzerne and Lackawanna counties with a $2,000 annual scholarship.

Wilkes University Ranked as a National University by U.S. News and World Report

Recent rankings recognize the University's commitment to academic excellence, social mobility and return on investment.

Washington Monthly Ranks Wilkes University Among Top National Schools

Wilkes is ranked 156th nationally and 228th in the northeast for best bang for the buck

Wilkes University and Luzerne County Community College Expand Program and Scholarship Opportunities For Community College Students Pursuing Four-Year Degrees

Wilkes University and Luzerne County Community College have expanded a dual admission agreement between the two institutions which guarantees admission to Wilkes for community college students and offers more opportunities for them to earn scholarships at the University. The agreement was signed by Wilkes President Greg Cant and LCCC President Thomas P. Leary on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Weckesser Hall at Wilkes University.

Wilkes University Welcomes New Faculty for 2020-2021 Academic Year

Wilkes University Welcomes New Faculty for 2020-2021 Academic Year

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Wilkes University Junior Lindsay Becker Raises Awareness About Sexual Assault Via It’s On Us

Lindsay Becker, a native of Long Island, N.Y., is dedicating her college career to tackling one of the most important topics for college-age individuals: preventing sexual assault.

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Wilkes in the News

Paraphrase this: Wilkes Intensive English Program gets rare accreditation

Wilkes shows off new Sordoni Art Gallery

Wilkes unveils new media center


Armstrong, Garret named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Wilkes' Armstrong Named to D3football.com All-Region Team

Armstrong was named to the third team offense as a tight end. It marks the second straight year Armstrong has been named to the all-region squad, earning second team honors as a junior in 2016.

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