Wilkes University

Experience Wilkes

We want you to get to know us better.

Explore our campus community and experience what it means to be a member of the Colonel family.


Our compact, 35-acre campus blends stately mansions with state-of-the-art facilities in a historic downtown neighborhood.

Walking Tour of Wilkes University


Virtual Tour

Watch videos featuring current students and learn more about how they take advantage of mentorship, research, and the career development center.

Walking Tour

See all that Wilkes University has to offer with a walking tour of our beautiful campus with Richard.

Campus Map

Explore hot spots on our interactive map and become familiar with buildings and resources on campus.


Karambelas Media and Communications Center

Karambelas Media and Communication Center

Communication studies majors hone their craft in the new Karambelas Center, home to expert faculty as well as our TV studio, radio station, production studio and multimedia newsroom.

Wilkes Engineering

Engineering at Wilkes

The new Mark Engineering Center and other engineering facilities provide unparalleled hands-on experiences, ensuring that our graduates are career-ready.

Wilkes University Has What You're Looking For!

Wilkes Has What You're Looking For!

Small classes, an amazing campus, unlimited academic choices, exciting campus life, help and support for every student, an education that has value—and a job when you graduate!


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Wilkes is home to 23 NCAA Division III athletic programs. Take a break from the books and give your love of sports a workout.

Campus Dining

Wilkes Dining strives to create a dining program that increases student satisfaction and transforms the average dining experience.

Get Involved

Early in your first year, you'll step out with your classmates to Club Day, where you get a chance to check out all of our student clubs.

Residence Life

Wilkes offers a variety of housing options for our residential student population, ranging from traditional halls to apartments to mansions. We hope that you will join us and over 1,000 of our students who live on our beautiful campus!

Our Students

Hear about the Wilkes experience straight from our students themselves!

Micaela Oliverio

Can you be a star on the stage and the soccer field? Yes, you can! Micaela double-majored in musical theatre and communication studies.

Gabriel Velez

How did Gabriel tackle life, NCAA Division III tennis, the multicultural student coalition treasurer duties, and his studies?

Scott Heffelfinger

As an environmental engineering major, Scott has had some amazing opportunities and experiences at Wilkes. Find out all about him in :60.
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