Register for summer classes!

How to Register

Online summer registration for all undergraduate students, regardless of class year or credits earned, will begin at 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 11, 2021.

Current full- and part-time Wilkes undergraduate students
Current full-time Wilkes undergraduate students must preregister with their advisors and submit their signed preregistration forms to the Registrar's office. Online registration is also available through the Wilkes portal, which can be accessed by clicking here.

Visiting Student Application
Visiting students who are attending Wilkes for the summer only, and who will transfer their summer credits to their home institution, should complete an application and submit it to the Registrar's Office.

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IMPORTANT: Upon completion, the application can be submitted by email to You may also fax it to (570) 408-4961 or submit by mail to:

Wilkes University
Registrar’s Office
84 W. South St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766

Visiting students are not required to submit official college/university transcripts from their home institution, but must submit an unofficial transcript showing proof that they have taken, or are currently taking, any required pre-requisite/co-requisite course(s), if applicable. Visiting students are encouraged to seek the approval from their current institution's academic advisor to ensure that the Wilkes course will transfer appropriately. Upon completion of a Wilkes course, a student may request official transcripts be sent to their home institution.

Financial Aid
For financial aid consideration, please fill out the Summer Financial Aid Application. This application is for undergraduate students only. 

Graduate students
Graduate students should contact their program advisor for registration procedures.

Once you are registered for at least 6 credits the Office of Financial Aid will award your loans if it is determined you are eligible. If you are receiving other sources of aid in addition to your student loans, please note your loans may be reduced based upon your summer budget. 

High school students

Current high school students who want to take a course at Wilkes may register after receiving written permission from their principal or guidance counselor. Interested students can apply and register at the Admissions Office. Please call (570) 408-4400 for an appointment.

Office Location and Hours

Admissions: Chase Hall, 184 S. River St. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Financial Aid: Capin Hall, second floor, 165 South Franklin St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Registrar: Capin Hall, 165 South Franklin St. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Bursar: Miller Hall, 32 W. South St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday
Bookstore: Barnes and Noble, 7 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre. Visit us online by clicking here