潍坊学院是教育部批准建立的一所山东省属全日制综合性普通本科高校，坐落在世界著名的风筝之都、全国文明城市——山东潍坊。学校是省应用型人才培养特色名校立项建设单位、省硕士学位授予立项建设A类单位。学校现设22 个教学单位、68个本科专业，涉及理、工、文、经济、管理、农、法、历史、教育和艺术10大学科门类。学校现占地1543亩（103万平方米），校舍建筑面积84.3万平方米，固定资产19.3亿元，教学科研仪器设备总值2.4亿元，图书馆馆藏纸质图书290余万册、电子图书37.5TB。学校建有高标准的大型体育运动场和面积4万平方米的现代化多功能体育馆，面向全国 29 个省（区、市）招生，有全日制在校生 24800 余人。
我校现有专任教师1390人，博士学位、硕士学位人员1342人，高级职称670人，有博士生、硕士生导师82人。聘任“两院院士” 刘以训、钱逸泰、许绍燮、束怀瑞、麦康森、傅廷栋、姚建铨、潘建伟，诺贝尔文学奖获得者莫言等250 名知名专家学者担任学校特聘（兼职）教授或专业委员会负责人。
学校积极开展国际交流与合作，先后同韩国、日本、美国、加拿大、英国、奥地利等20多个国家的近70多所大学建立了良好的交流与合作关系。自 2001 年取得接受外国留学生资格以来，已有美国、法国、加拿大、波兰、韩国、日本、阿尔巴尼亚、印度尼西亚、泰国、马来西亚以及非洲等30多个国家的1000余名留学生来学院学习深造。2018年起在国际经济与贸易、计算机科学与技术、软件工程、土木工程、制药工程、机械设计制造及其自动化六个专业开设全英文授课本科学历教育，面向全球招收学历留学生。
Weifang University is located in Weifang City which is the famous Kite Capital as well as a national civilized city, and it is the largest comprehensive university ranking first in Weifang, and a provincial full-time general university for undergraduate education in Shandong established with the approval of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. It was recognized and praised in two undergraduate teaching evaluations conducted by the Ministry of Education. It has been identified as construction unit of the project on famous characteristic universities for applied talents training in Shandong Province, one of the first batch of Provincial Teacher Education Bases and construction unit of master’s degree conferring and project establishment in Shandong Province.
Weifang Universitycovers an area of over 140 hectares and a construction area of 842,000 square meters. Having the total value of instruments and equipment amounting to 225 million yuan and a multi-functional library with a collection of more than 291,000 books as well as other type of information resources. The university has a museum of cultural celebrities from Weifang and a museum of ancient books. A couple of advanced gymnasiums are located in Weifang University and can host various national and international sports events.Weifang University has over 25,500 full-time students from 29 provinces and regions ofChina.
There are 1390 full-time teachers in Weifang University, among whom 1342 teachers have got masteranddoctoral degrees, 670 have high-grade professional titles, 82 doctoral and master supervisors. Weifang University also appoints more than 250 well- known scholars represented by academicians of Chinese Academy of Sciences and academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering as specially-appointed (part- time) professors or heads of specialized committeessuch as academicians-Liu Yixun, Qian Yitai, Xu Shaoxie, Shu Huairui, Mai Kangsen, Fu Yandong, Yao Jianquan and Pan Jianwei, Nobel Prize Winner-Mo Yan and so on.
WeifangUniversity is active in international cooperation and exchange. We have established a sister-relationship with different universitiesfrom over 20 countries such as South Korea, Japan, US, Canada, Britain and Austria and so on. From 2001 when WFU was qualified to accept international students, more than1000 international students from 30 countries, such as US, France, Canada, Poland, South Korea, Japan, Albania, Thailand, Malaysia and African countries came to studied in WFU. From 2018, WFU set up 6 English-teaching courses, that is International Economics and Trade, Computer Science and Technology, Soft Engineering, Pharmacy Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Vehicle Engineering.