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 transfer student?
A transfer student is someone who has earned a high-school diploma or the equivalent and who has attempted at least 18 semester credits at other regionally accredited colleges or universities before enrolling at Penn State.
Why Penn State Wilkes-Barre?
We're pleased that you are considering Penn State as a college choice. At Penn State Wilkes-Barre, you can access the resources of a major university while interacting with small, friendly classes and faculty you can get to know. 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.
Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers outstanding academic opportunities. More than 160 Penn State majors can be started at Penn State Wilkes-Barre and completed at University Park or another Penn State location. In addition, six bachelor's and four associate degree programs can be completed at this campus.