Spend a Summer Day with Us

Looking for options? Penn State Wilkes-Barre has them!

Whether you’re a high school student looking at colleges, an adult student looking to further your career, or a military veteran looking to take the next step, Penn State Wilkes-Barre can help you attain your goals. We’re all about options and opportunities— earn a nationally recognized Penn State degree! With small, friendly classes and an approachable faculty, you’ll have the support you need to be successful.

You’re Invited

We invite you and your family to Spend a Summer Day with us on August 10 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Experience all that Penn State Wilkes‑Barre has to offer. And bonus—when you visit our campus, your application fee is waived!

Our Spend a Summer Day open house will connect you with Penn State to learn more about the admissions process, academic program options, housing options, student engagement opportunities, and what it’s like to become part of the Penn State community.

  • Learn about the bachelor’s and associate degree programs that can be completed right here at Penn State Wilkes-Barre
  • Discover the 275+ degree programs Penn State offers that you can begin at Penn State Wilkes‑Barre and complete at another Penn State campus, including University Park
  • Meet faculty from our academic programs and talk to them about your academic goals
  • Hear about admissions, financial aid, and scholarships; get your questions answered
  • Explore student clubs, athletics, service opportunities, and other activities
  • Tour our beautiful campus and facilities—a 54-acre estate conveniently located in Lehman (just 9 miles from downtown Wilkes‑Barre)

For more information, call 570-675-9238.

Register here for the August 10 Spend a Summer Day Open House

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