Students on campus performing various activities


Penn State’s tradition of academic excellence, investment in student success, and commitment to providing unrivaled opportunities make the University a great place to study, but it’s the dedication of our students, faculty and staff that make it truly exceptional. Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers small, friendly classes and approachable faculty, while you are earning a degree that carries the weight of a world-class research and teaching institution.

Group of students with the Nittany Lion

Whether you plan to finish your degree here or move on to University Park or one of Penn State’s other campuses, you’ll love Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s small size, friendly faculty and staff, beautiful campus, and opportunities for leadership and athletic participation.

Students on campus

Learn about upcoming admissions events and how you can schedule a tour of campus today!