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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.

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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.
  • Accredited degree programs in a variety of fields.
  • Opportunities for internships, curricular practical training (CPT), and optional practical training (OPT)
  • 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.
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What to Study at Wilkes University?


Wilkes University’s engineering programs combine small class sizes with advanced research and unparalleled hands-on learning opportunities.

Physical Sciences

The Physical Sciences Programs at Wilkes offer hands-on and other learning experiences through course work and research.

Health Sciences

The Health Sciences Programs at Wilkes offers you a broad choice of medical and allied health professions.


Sidhu School business programs develop your leadership potential while enhancing your knowledge of finance, international business, management and marketing.


Wilkes University's Humanities programs emphasize critical thinking, judgment and historical perspective, and an appreciation of the rich diversity of human and cultural expression.

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