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Penn State Wilkes-Barre

PO Box PSU
Lehman, PA 18627-0217

wb.psu.edu

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Campus Facts

Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Housing

Privately owned housing is available adjacent to campus.

Students

613 students

Sports

Division/Conference
Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC)
United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA)
Varsity Sports:
Baseball, Basketball, Cross country, Golf, Soccer, Volleyball
wb.psu.edu/athletics

Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Penn State Wilkes-Barre proudly offers the advantages of an intimate campus atmosphere combined with all the resources of a major research university. Established in 1916 and located on a scenic estate in northeastern Pennsylvania just nine miles from Wilkes-Barre, Penn State Wilkes-Barre is the oldest institution of higher learning in the Wyoming Valley. The campus' Commons building provides a friendly, casual atmosphere for conversation and relaxation.

Penn State Wilkes-Barre holds lectures, workshops, and presentations as well as noon-time programs with musicians, comedians and other entertainers. There is also a new athletics and recreation building with a large gym, regulation basketball court, three racquetball courts, a fitness center, and a multi-purpose room for aerobics, dance, and other activities.

With a student body of approximately 680 students, many choose to live in privately-owned off campus housing near campus.

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It's Your Time: Penn State Wilkes-Barre

Student videos highlighting campus life, academics and opportunities at Penn State Wilkes-Barre


Visit Penn State Wilkes-Barre

  • Prospective Students
    Prospective Students

    Prospect Visits are available for any prospective student interested in learning more about Penn State Wilkes-Barre. This includes first year, transfer, and/or adult/veteran students. The types of events offered include: Personal Visits, Campus Tours, Open Houses,  Academic Information Sessions, and Be A Penn Stater for a Day.

    There are currently no scheduled events of this type.

  • Accepted Students
    Accepted Students

    Open to students who have received an offer of admission to Penn State Wilkes-Barre. This includes accepted first year, transfer, and/or adult/veteran students. The types of events offered include:  Offer Reception, Financial Aid Information Session, and Scholarship Breakfast.

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    View all Wilkes-Barre events and visit programs

    Space may be limited. Please register in advance to reserve your seat.


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Academic Information

Campus Majors

Majors Completed at Penn State Wilkes-Barre:
Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers 6 baccalaureate degrees and 4 associate degrees that can be completed in their entirety at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.
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2+2 Plan:
Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers the first two years of nearly all of Penn State's more that 160 baccalaureate programs that can be completed at Penn State University Park or other Penn State campus locations.
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Penn State Wilkes-Barre

PO Box PSU
Lehman, PA 18627-0217

wb.psu.edu