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  • Physical/Ambulatory
  • Neurodiverse
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing
  • Vision/Blind
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General Information
133 N River St
Wilkes-Barre , Pennsylvania 18711-0801

Disability Resource Office

Academic Skills Center
133 North River Street
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania 18711
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About King’s College

King’s College is a distinguished private university located in the vibrant city of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Founded as a not-for-profit institution, King’s College has established itself as a premier academic institution that offers a comprehensive four-year education to its students.

Situated in the heart of Wilkes-Barre, King’s College benefits from the numerous cultural, social, and recreational opportunities that the surrounding area has to offer. The city itself is known for its rich history, vibrant arts scene, and close-knit community. With a population of over 40,000 residents, Wilkes-Barre provides a welcoming environment for students seeking both academic and personal growth.

King’s College places a strong emphasis on providing its students with a high-quality education. With a focus on undergraduate programs, students have the opportunity to delve into a wide range of academic disciplines, including business, education, health sciences, humanities, and the sciences. The university is dedicated to offering small class sizes, facilitating interactive learning, and providing students with access to renowned faculty who are experts in their respective fields.

The campus itself is known for its serene and picturesque setting. With beautiful architecture, expansive green spaces, and state-of-the-art facilities, King’s College provides a conducive environment for students to learn, collaborate, and grow. The university also offers a variety of modern amenities, including libraries, research centers, sports facilities, and student organizations, ensuring that students have all the resources they need to succeed both academically and socially.

In addition to its commitment to academic excellence, King’s College places a strong emphasis on community engagement and service. The university encourages students to actively participate in civic and volunteer opportunities, fostering a sense of social responsibility and empathy. Through various service-learning programs and partnerships with local organizations, students are able to make a positive impact in the community while developing valuable skills and experiences.

Furthermore, King’s College is dedicated to providing a supportive and inclusive environment for all students. The university prides itself on its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. With a range of student support services, including academic advising, career counseling, and wellness programs, King’s College ensures that each student receives personalized attention and support throughout their academic journey.

Overall, King’s College stands out as a premier private university, offering a comprehensive and well-rounded education in the heart of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. With its strong commitment to academic excellence, community engagement, and student success, King’s College provides a nurturing and enriching environment for students to thrive and reach their full potential.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

  • Notetaking Assistance
  • Exam Accomodations
  • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
  • Scribe Services
  • Qualified Readers
  • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
  • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)
  • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters

Services Provided

  • Priority Enrollment
  • Residence Hall Accommodations
  • Reduced courseload
  • Medical leave
  • Degree Curriculum Substitutions

Campus Accessibility

Accessible Level

  • Student Health Services
  • Mental Health Support Services
  • The library(ies)
  • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
  • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
  • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
  • Entertainment and Event Facilities
  • Close Off-Campus Transit
  • Student Housing
  • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)
  • Institution Online Platforms
  • On-Campus Transit

Services Provided

    • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
    • Service and Emotional Support Animals
    • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations
    • Study Abroad Program Accommodations