Wilkes University

84 West South Street, Wilkes Barre, PA 18766

About Wilkes University

Wilkes University in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, offers primarily professional undergraduate programs as well as a wide range of student life activities in a small college community just outside the renowned Poconos islands.

Undergraduate programs available at Wilkes are primarily offered in professional areas such as:
*Air Force ROTC
*Business Administration
*Computer Science
*Education
*Engineering
*Medical Technology
*Nursing

Several majors in the liberal arts, fine arts and science fields are also offered, as are some pre-professional programs in medical fields.

Student life activities are numerous and encompass academic, civic, creative and religious interests. These include:
*An academic lecture series
*Community service activities
*Performing arts groups
*Religious activities
*Student clubs

Admission requirements include submission of an application, SAT or ACT scores and transcripts. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required, as are certain college prep courses in Math, English, Social Studies and Science.

Students requiring financial aid will need to fill out a FAFSA. Once eligibility is determined based on financial need and other factors, qualified students will be given a financial aid package that is usually a combination of grants, loans and work-study.

School Website: Wilkes University

Wilkes University Map & Location

Wilkes University
84 West South Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18766


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Getting Around Wilkes University

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

10/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Wilkes Barre, PA

Winter
Dec
38
24
Jan
33
18
Feb
37
21
Spring
Mar
46
28
Apr
59
38
May
70
48
Summer
Jun
78
57
Jul
82
61
Aug
80
60
Fall
Sep
72
52
Oct
61
41
Nov
49
33

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