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 walking along path on campus

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. Schedule a tour or register for an upcoming Admissions event today!