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Fall 2011 Flood Service

Army of Colonels Provides Flood Relief

In the weeks since the September flooding, Wilkes students, faculty and staff have pitched in to assist members of the community with flood clean-up. Teams from the University have continued to offer their help on weekends throughout the fall.

View a slide show of Wilkes’ Army of Colonels engaged in flood clean-up in Wilkes-Barre and West Pittston below:

Student Emergency Relief Fund (SERF)

Student impacted by the recent flooding can receive assistance from the Student Emergency Relief Fund is available to Wilkes University students who are facing a financial emergency. To be eligible, a student must have experienced an out of the ordinary event, which causes a financial hardship. A committee will select appropriate awardees, based on nominations.

SERF provides students with temporary financial assistance to continue school in spite of short-term extraordinary circumstances

To make a gift to the fund visit  http://community.wilkes.edu/SERF