Opened in the fall of 2014, King’s on the Square is the
newest housing option offered to students. Located on
the Public Square in Downtown Wilkes Barre, King’s on
the Square is a complete renovation of a former hotel,
featuring new layouts, windows, fixtures, and furniture.
The building has the potential to house a total of 74
students in 13 four-person apartments, 8 two-person
apartments, 3 one-person ADA apartments, and 3
single rooms (intended for 5th year Physician Assistant
students on rotation).
     King’s on the Square features double bedrooms, a
private bathroom (2 in four person apartments), and
a kitchen/lounge area. The building is also a completely
wireless facility, requiring residents’ computers and other
devices to have wireless capabilities to access the King’s
network.
     The building houses the Physician Assistant program,
Athletic Training program, Exercise Science program, and a
Dining Services location.

Other Amenities Include:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Connection to cable TV and wireless access to the internet
  • Twin XL bed, desk, desk chair, dresser and closet for each resident
  • A bathroom in each bedroom
  • Built-in dining table and chairs, couch, side chairs and end tables in the living room and kitchen area
  • Tile floors in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms, with carpeted floors in the living room and hallways
  • Window blinds throughout the apartment
  • Housekeeping in all common areas
  • ID card access to the building and elevators
  • ADA accessible