Campus Visits & Admissions Events

Ready to open some doors?

We are. Colonels love this campus and can’t wait to show you around.

Check out the activity and excitement of an open house or plan a personalized visit designed just for you. Join us for one of our admissions events to explore science, education, nursing, pharmacy, business, arts, humanities, social sciences, transfer and more!

Come see us more than once, and really get to know the spot Colonels call home.

On-Campus Personalized Visits

You and your family are invited to schedule an appointment for a campus visit tailored just for you!

Appointments are limited, so please register at least 48 hours in advance. You can choose a day and time by visiting the link below or contacting the Office of Admissions at 570-408-4400 or

Schedule a Personalized Visit

Admissions Events

Virtual Personalized Transfer Sessions

Apr 18 | 9 AM - 12 PM
Apr 23 | 1 PM - 4 PM
Apr 27 | 5 PM - 8 PM

Looking to transfer to Wilkes? Our transfer counselors, Amy Patton & Corey Moore are ready to help you get started! Sign up for a one-on-one session with one of our of Associate Director of Admissions to receive a credit evaluation of your college transcripts and discuss your path to becoming a Wilkes student.

Register (Apr 18) for Virtual Personalized Transfer Sessions

Register (Apr 23) for Virtual Personalized Transfer Sessions

Register (Apr 27) for Virtual Personalized Transfer Sessions

Earth & Environmental Science Day

Apr 19 | 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Earth and Environmental Science Day at Wilkes University gives you the opportunity to join our faculty experts for hands-on, interactive lab activities and presentations on water resources, earth processes, climate and more.

Register for Earth & Environmental Science Day

School of Education – Alternative Pathway Information Sessions

Apr 22 | 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

We’ve scheduled three upcoming virtual events to discuss our fully online Early Childhood and Elementary Pathway degree completion program. The coordinator of the program along with a representative from our admissions department will be available to discuss this transfer program, admission requirements and answer any questions.

Submit the form below to register. You’ll receive a confirmation email and several reminders.

Register for School of Education – Alternative Pathway Information Sessions

2024 Tom Bigler Journalism Conference

Apr 26 | 8:30 AM - 1:45 PM

The Tom Bigler Journalism conference invites local high school students to explore the field of journalism. The conference is sponsored by the Wilkes University Communication Studies Department.

Register for 2024 Tom Bigler Journalism Conference

Personalized Financial Aid Visits

Thinking about attending Wilkes this fall, but still nervous about the financial aid process? Don’t be! Our financial aid team is here to ease any stress and guide you through the processes, from answering general questions to helping you complete your FAFSA and discussing your aid eligibility. Schedule a personalized on campus or virtual visit with a financial aid professional today!

Schedule a Personalized Financial Aid Visit

More about where Colonels call home.

Virtual Tour

Get to know Wilkes better before you visit in person. View every aspect of campus and hear what current students have to say about Wilkes in our virtual tour.

Take the Tour

Life at Wilkes

Find out more about out what campus life is like as a Colonel, from housing and dining to clubs and activities.

More about Campus Life

Interactive Campus Map

Explore Wilkes University Campus and learn more about academic buildings, residence halls, classrooms and dining locations.

Explore Campus external website


Wilkes University is an equal opportunity institution. For more information, please consult our nondiscrimination policy statement.

Patrons requesting accommodations or services at Wilkes University or university-sponsored events in accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III: Public Accommodations are asked to contact University Events.

It is recommended that requests be made at least five (5) business days prior to any event.