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, ...


Wilkes University Awards Degrees to First Mesa, Ariz., Graduates

Wilkes University recently awarded the first students to graduate from its Mesa, Ariz., campus with master's of business administration degrees. Wilkes began offering its MBA program in Mesa in 2013, and will offer bachelor's degrees in 2015 along with the M.A. in creative writing and M.S. in...

4 months ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Wilkes University Students Featured in "The Great American Trailer Park Musical"

The Wilkes University Theatre production of "The Great American Trailer Park Musical," which ran from February 13 - 15 and 20 - 22, featured a cast of Wilkes students. A cheeky musical comedy that's equal parts "South Park" and "Desperate Housewives," the production explores the relationships ...

4 months ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Wilkes University Theatre Senior Simone Hanna Presents Original Play "Words Better Left Unsaid" on Feb. 27

Wilkes University senior Simone Hanna, of Waldorf, Md., will present her senior theater capstone, an original play written by her called “Words Better Left Unsaid,” on Friday, Feb. 27. The play will be presented in the Black Box Theatre of the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Perf...

5 months ago
Academic Award

Wilkes University Students Study And Explore Health Care in Tanzania

Three Wilkes University students completed a study abroad academic immersion program in Tanzania focusing on health care. The students were accompanied on their trip by Wilkes University professor Linda Winkler and Wilkes University alumna and Misericordia University professor Cynthia Mailloux. W...

18 days ago
Dean's List

Wilkes University Announces Dean's List for Spring 2015 Semester

Wilkes University Provost Anne A. Skleder announces the Dean's List for the Spring 2015 Semester. To be named to the Dean's List, students must earn a minimum 3.4 grade point average and carry at least 12 credits.

18 days ago