To continue the Wilkes tradition of liberally educating our students for lifelong learning and success in a constantly evolving and multicultural world through a commitment to individualized attention, exceptional teaching, scholarship and academic excellence, while continuing the university’s commitment to community engagement.
Wilkes University will provide exceptional educational experiences that transform students and develop innovations through scholarly activities that lead to national recognition and shape the world around us.
Mentorship: Nurturing individuals to understand and act on their abilities while challenging them to achieve great things.
Scholarship: Advancing knowledge through discovery and research to better educate our constituents.
Diversity: Embracing differences and uniqueness through sincerity, awareness, inclusion and sensitivity.
Innovation: Promoting creative scholarly activities, programs, ideas and sustainable practices.
Community: Appreciating and collaborating with mutual respect to foster a sense of belonging.