Wilkes offers the opportunities, programs, and activities of a large university in the caring, mentoring culture of a small university.
As an international student at Wilkes, you’ll have the chance to thrive on a campus that encourages creativity and innovation. Make new connections, participate in clubs and activities,and advance your professional skills by joining our diverse campus community.
Why Study at Wilkes University?
- The educational opportunities of a large university, including the chance to work alongside award-winning faculty and perform hands-on research.
- The mentoring culture of a small college with personalized, one-on-one guidance from-faculty, staff, and coaches.
- Exclusive scholarships for international students, including our Canadian Provincial Scholarship, which offers up to $5000 for citizens of Canada.
- Accredited degree programs in a variety of fields.
- Opportunities for internships, curricular practical training (CPT), and optional practical training (OPT).
- NCAA Division III athletics teams in ice hockey, soccer, basketball, football, cross country, and more.
- Wilkes is consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities in the northeastern United States by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review, and Washington Monthly.