Wilkes University

Admissions Events

Visit Days

Discover and experience all Wilkes has to offer.

Join us for one of our many admissions events to explore science, education, nursing, business, arts, humanities and social sciences, transfer and more!


Open House

Junior Open House

Now that you've had a chance to digest the mountains of material you've received from other schools and cruised around our website, it's time to look a little deeper. Open the closets. Look under the rugs. Check out things for yourself.

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Accepted Students Day

Accepted Students Day

Accepted students are invited to tour campus, eat lunch and attend sample classes taught by actual Wilkes professors.  You can choose from over thirty mini classes and even bring your parents or friends along with you.  We’re looking forward to seeing you at Accepted Students Day!

  • Saturday, March 23, 2019

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Transfer Students

Transfer Night

Find out how easy it can be to become a Wilkes University student during Transfer Night from 4 to 6 p.m. on March 4. With 47 majors and over 40 minors spanning health sciences, engineering, business, the arts and behavioral sciences, if you can dream it, you can achieve it at Wilkes.

  • Monday, March 4, 2019
  • 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.

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Open House

Accepted Students Reception

Please join us at Historic Hotel Bethlehem for a special reception for accepted students to meet current students, faculty and staff from Wilkes University. We’ll offer a short presentation followed by a question-and-answer session where you and your family can find out more about the wonderful opportunities available at Wilkes. 

  • Thursday, March 7, 2019
  • Historic Hotel Bethlehem
    • 437 Main St.
      Bethlehem, Pa. 

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Open House

Accepted Students Reception

Please join us at Olde Mill Inn & Grain House for a special reception for accepted students to meet current students, faculty and staff from Wilkes University. We’ll offer a short presentation followed by a question-and-answer session where you and your family can find out more about the wonderful opportunities available at Wilkes.

  • Tuesday, March 5, 2019
  • Olde Mill Inn & Grain House Restaurant
    • 225 Route 202
      Basking Ridge, N.J.

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Colonel Overnight Experience student

Colonel Overnight Experience

If you’ve been dreaming about your future at Wilkes University, you’re invited to experience life on campus at one of our Colonel Overnights:

  • Tuesday, April 9 to Wednesday, April 10

Immerse yourself in college life by going to classes, eating in the dining hall, getting to know other accepted students, and spending the night in a residence hall with a student host.

Colonel Overnight Experience is for accepted students only. Questions? Contact us at admissions@wilkes.edu or 570-408-4400.


Shadow Days and Overnight Visits

Join us for a Shadow Day or Overnight Visit with Wilkes University. Attend classes, stay in our dorms, and experience life as a Wilkes University student.

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Open House

Personalized Visit

Life as a student is busy. If your calendar is booked and you can’t make our admissions events, contact us to schedule a personalized visit at your convenience.

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Patrons requesting accommodations or services at Wilkes University or Wilkes University-sponsored events in accordance with The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title III: Public Accommodations are asked to contact the University at 1-800-Wilkes-U to request such services/accommodations. It is recommended that requests be made at least 48 hours prior to any event.


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