About Wilkes University

Wilkes University welcomes you to our official home page. Wilkes, located in Northeastern Pennsylvania, offers small classes with Ph.D.-level faculty and a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts, music, applied sciences, biology, chemistry, ...

Academic Award

Wilkes University Students Gain Professional Experience at Internships

Thirty-six Wilkes University students are performing professional internships during the fall 2014 semester.

about 22 hours ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Wilkes University Theatre to Present 'All the King's Women' Sept. 25-28

Wilkes University Theatre will present "All the King's Women," a comedy by Luigi Jannuzzi, Sept. 25 to 28. Performances are being held nightly at 8 p.m. in the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, with a Sunday matinee performance at 2 p.m.

11 days ago
Graduation

Wilkes University Awards Degrees at 2014 Summer Commencement

Wilkes University awarded 369 doctoral, master's and bachelor's degrees at the summer commencement ceremony held on Sept. 7 in the Arnaud C. Marts Sports and Conference Center.

22 days ago
Marching Band

Wilkes University Launches First Collegiate Marching Band in Northeast Pennsylvania

Wilkes University is launching the first collegiate marching band in northeast Pennsylvania. The Wilkes University Marching Colonels debut at the University's first home football game versus Muhlenberg College at 1 p.m. on September 6. The band performs in drum corps style and includes wind and p...

about 1 month ago
Achievement

Wilkes Education Majors Inspire Intellectual Curiosity at Summer Reading and Arts Academies

Five Wilkes University elementary and early childhood education majors are preparing schoolchildren for the upcoming academic year at the University's Reading and Arts Academies. The academies engage children entering pre-kindergarten through grade. Lessons are taught by upperclassmen enrolled in...

about 1 month ago