Wilkes University

Wilkes University

Wilkes Barre, PA 18766
Tax ID24-0795506

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To educate through a commitment to attention, exceptional teaching, and academic excellence.


Instruction - includes all expenditures for activities that are part of the institution's instructional programs. This includes credit and non-credit courses, academic, vocational and technical instruction. The university offers 45 undergraduate majors, 15 graduate programs and several pre-professional programs. Enrollment includes 2,110 full-time undergraduate students from over 27 states, Puerto Rico and 16 foreign countries. Class sizes are kept small to enable greater access to professors and more individualized attention in the classroom. Undergraduate freshmen class sizes average 20 students with 16 students for upper level classes. Wilkes is dedicated to being a leader in higher education throughout the northeastern United States and is dedicated to academic excellence through mentoring.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

According to the filing documents, the non-profit's mission is defined as “Please see schedule o for detail.to continue the wilkes tradition of liberally educating our students for lifelong learning and success in a constantly evolving and multicultural world through a commitment to individualized attention, exceptional teaching, scholarship, and academic excellence, while continuing the university's commitment to community engagement.”.

When referring to its tasks, they were referred to as: “To educate through a commitment to attention, exceptional teaching, and academic excellence.”.

  • The non-profit's state of operation has been legally reported as PA.
  • According to the latest filing, the non-profit's address in 2020 is 84 WEST SOUTH STREET, WILKES BARRE, PA, 18766.
  • The total number of employees reported by the non-profit on their form for 2020 is 2128.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is $4,222,118.
  • The organization has 30 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1933.
  • The organization pays $63,391,631 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $1,209,458 in fundraising expenses.

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