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...

2 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 ...

3 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...

3 months ago

Wilkes University Awards Degrees

Wilkes University awarded 680 doctoral, master's and bachelor's degrees to students graduating after the completion of the spring 2015 semester.

4 days ago
Academic Award

Wilkes University Civic Band Members Perform with Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band

Members of the Wilkes University Civic Band performed with the Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band at the 68th Annual Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band Festival, held at Bloomsburg University. The students rehearsed for three days with over 100 other collegiate bandsmen from across the state. The W...

13 days ago