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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! There are many types of opportunities to do so—check out the “Come See Us!” box on the right to learn more. And bonus—there’s NO application fee when you visit the campus!

To schedule a visit or to register for one of our upcoming events, you can click one of the “Register Now” links below, call us at 570-675-9238, or email wbadmissions@psu.edu. We look forward to meeting you!

Upcoming Admissions Events

Be A Penn Stater for a Day

Sept. 26th ~or~ Oct. 30th at 10:00 am

(Check-in at 9:45 am)

Come spend the day with us and experience what it’s like to be a student at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.  Attend a class, meet students and professors, and have lunch in the Hickory Court Café.  Interested in life outside the classroom? There’s something for everyone. Explore a variety of clubs and organizations, athletics, and campus activities.

Register Now to be a Penn Stater for a Day on September 26th
Register Now to be a Penn Stater for a Day on October 30th

FBLA Interactive Workshop

October 3rd at 9:00 am

(Check-in at 8:00 am)

Participate in interactive sessions exploring the areas of mar­ket­ing and com­mu­ni­ca­tions, busi­ness, and in­for­ma­tion tech­no­logy. By invitation only. Open to high school FBLA chapters, accounting, marketing, entrepreneurship and finance clubs. Teachers/Advisors are encouraged to contact Penn State Wilkes-Barre for additional information.

Register Now for the October 3rd FBLA Interactive Workshop

Penn State Days Open House

October 20th at 10:00 am

(Check-in at 9:30 am)

It’s all about options and opportuni-ties! Earn a nationally recognized Penn State degree! Choose from several bachelor’s and associate degree programs that can be completed right here at Penn State Wilkes-Barre. Or explore more than 160 degree programs where you can spend the first two years here, then complete your degree at another location—including University Park. Meet faculty, staff, students and alumni.

Register Now for the October 20th “Penn State Days” Open House

Engineering Open House

October 25th at 9:00 am

(Check-in at 8:30 am)

This open house is for juniors and seniors serious about engineering and engineering technology careers. Explore academic majors and career opportunities from engineering faculty and industry representatives who hire Penn State graduates. This event is by invitation only, however, individual students can participate by contacting their advisors/guidance counselors. Teachers/Advisors are encouraged to contact Penn State Wilkes-Barre for additional information.

Register Now for the October 25th Engineering Open House

Financial Aid Night

November 13th at 6:00 pm

(Check-in at 5:30 pm)

Learn about the financial aid process, including types of financial aid, the application process and timelines, and how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Register Now for the November 13th Financial Aid Night