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Visit Us

Visit Us

Curious about Penn State Wilkes-Barre? Come visit us and see if we’re the right choice for you! We’ll be happy to talk with you about Penn State and show you around our beautiful campus. Learn about admissions, academic programs, student services, campus life, and financial aid. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are preferred.

Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers several visit options:

Individual Visit/Campus Tour. Schedule an appointment to speak one-on-one with an admissions counselor and get a student-guided campus tour.

Group Visits. You can arrange for a special visit for high school classes, educational programs, organizations, or businesses. The visit includes a student-guided campus tour.

Open Houses. Join us for an Open House, where you can explore all of your options at Penn State. Speak with faculty, current students, and alumni.

Accepted Student Reception. Even if you’ve already visited campus, it’s a different experience when you have an offer of admission. We encourage you to come and talk with students, tour the campus, learn about your degree program, and take a glimpse at your future!

Other Events. Throughout the year we offer other special events, including Financial Aid Night, the Engineering Open House, and Application Night.

To schedule a visit or to register for one of our upcoming events, you can either:

  • view our calendar and register online
  • give us a call at 570-675-9238
  • send email to

We look forward to meeting you!