At Penn State Wilkes-Barre the classes are small, the faculty is accessible and friendly, and the resources of a renowned Big Ten university await you!
Are you a first-year student?
A first-year student is someone who has earned a high school diploma or the equivalent and has earned fewer than 18 semester credits from another college or university.
Why Penn State Wilkes-Barre?
What makes college feel right for you? For some it’s small, friendly classes and faculty you can get to know. For many, it’s earning a degree at a university with a reputation for world-class research and technology. Penn State Wilkes-Barre provides access to all of the resources of a renowned university in an intimate setting.
At Penn State Wilkes-Barre it’s about options and opportunities. We offer the first two years of most of the 275+ baccalaureate degree programs currently offered by Penn State, plus several and bachelor’s degree programs you can complete on this campus. Here we can help you sort through your interests, explore your options and put you on a path to academic success. Convenient class schedules, financial aid, career counseling, outstanding faculty, and state-of-the-art facilities all combine to make your education the best it can be.
The staff in the Admissions Office is ready to help you every step of the way. Explore all that we have to offer on our website. When you’re ready, register for one of our Admissions events, or give us a call at 570-675-9238 or email [email protected] to schedule a personal visit and tour. We look forward to meeting you!