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If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It Here

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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 研究

Undergraduate 研究

Undergraduate 研究

Some universities save research opportunities for graduate students only. 这不是 the case at Wilkes, where undergraduates can engage in meaningful research, often starting freshman 一年.

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.


Biology Student Helps Build Women Empowered by Science

On a summer day, Neha Metgud could stop by a lab to oversee DNA extraction or learn how to build robots. 她可能 visit local restaurants to request donations of pizza or ice cream. 她甚至可能 come up with a few surprises for a carnival-themed graduation ceremony.


Environmental Engineering Student will Bring Knowledge of Water Management Back to 科威特

哈桑Alazmi“21 has a passion for the management of water, and he plans on bringing the knowledge he’s gained as a student in Wilkes University’s Environmental Engineering program back to 帮助 his home country of 科威特.


Commitment to Caring

为高级 杰西卡 Turnitza, her most impactful lesson at Wilkes University came from a change in plans. 后 graduating from Pottsville Area High School, Turnitza chose Wilkes to pursue three of her passions: nursing, swimming and Air Force ROTC. She was heartbroken when a medical disqualification ended her military aspirations. Then a former major told her, “Either find a way or make a way.”



Students who have full-time jobs within a 一年 of graduation


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

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 帮助.劳伦 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 帮助 to guide you in one direction or another.赛斯 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.弗朗西斯卡 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 意识. We embrace and celebrate diverse backgrounds and perspectives which strengthen and enrich our campus and our community.

Global Education & 多样性

蓝色的 & Gold Day at Wilkes