Wilkes University


Campus and Community Project Updates

Important construction updates are listed below. Please review the status of ongoing projects that impact our campus and the surrounding neighborhood: 

  • South Main Street is now open with lane restrictions to continue PennDOT work. 

  • The front entrance of the parking garage will reopen on Monday, July 29. Please note that the top two levels, and sporadic spots throughout the garage, will remain closed for continued improvements. 

  • Sidewalks in front of University Towers, Public Safety and UCOM will reopen on Monday, July 29. The front entrance to UCOM will also reopen on Monday.

  • The pedestrian bridge connecting UCOM to the parking garage remains closed until mid-August. 

  • Select parking areas behind the Henry Student Center, closest to Ross Street, remain closed. 

  • Select areas in the UCOM parking lot, directly behind 182, 186 and 188 South Franklin Street, will be closed for minor repairs from Wednesday, July 31 to Friday, Aug. 2, weather permitting. Much of the UCOM lot will remain open. 
Sidewalk replacement and construction projects will continue around campus in the coming weeks. Please use caution and observe all signage in your travels across campus. 

Thank you for your continued support. If you have any questions or concerns,please call Charlie Cary at ext. 4553.