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Graduate School Virtual Open House

Join us for the Graduate School Virtual Open House February 7–11. Over the course of the week, we will be conducting program-specific events during which you can receive information regarding program length, curriculum, and admissions requirements.

Degrees & Programs Search

Wright State offers 160 undergraduate degree programs and 155 graduate degree options. Type in some keywords and you’ll see we have a program that works for you.

 

Why Wright State?

Named for Ohio's world-famous Wright brothers, Wright State University offers a unique blend of access, affordability, and innovation.

$11,740

Average annual cost
(Tuition, books, and supplies)

15:1

Student-to-faculty ratio

117,000

Alumni worldwide

The People of Wright State

Student Profile

Physics fervor

Wright State physics student Neil Pohl is flourishing as an intern at the Air Force Research Laboratory
The Air Force Research Laboratory recognized Neil Pohl, a physics major at Wright State, for his work by naming him Intern of the Week.
Student Profile

Material witness

Wright State mechanical engineering major Alex Vehre helps the Air Force with materials testing as part of an internship
Alex Vehre applies knowledge learned in Wright State's mechanical engineering program in his Air Force Research Laboratory internship.
Student Profile

Fast acting

Biomedical engineering and electrical engineering student Yara Hakim discovers blueprint for career success
Wright State graduate student Yara Hakim has been persistent in her pursuit of college credits, jobs and internships, leading to a position at Kettering Health.

The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program

You can know what college will cost for the next four years—and we’ll guarantee it. The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of tuition, housing, and dining over a four-year college career for new incoming, in-state, degree-seeking undergraduate students. Apply today and lock in one of the lowest tuition rates among Ohio’s four-year state universities.

Panorama of Downtown Dayton skyline at twilight, looking across the Great Miami River near RiverScape MetroPark

Explore Dayton

Dayton’s vibrant downtown and its shops, restaurants, and sports venues are surrounded by a diverse metropolitan area of almost a million residents. Those who live in the Dayton area enjoy an affordable cost of living and housing as well as a rich quality of life that includes outdoor recreation, performing arts and other cultural amenities, professional and college sports, historical landmarks, and almost endless shopping and dining options.

Events

Chris Semergieff: LOCATIONS, LOCATIONS, LOCATIONS!

Tuesday, January 18 to Friday, March 4, 2022
Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries

Artists of the Bowery Gallery

Tuesday, January 18 to Friday, March 4, 2022
Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries

Literacy Drive

Wednesday, January 19 to Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Various Campus Locations

News

The right frequency

Wright State’s WWSU wins prestigious Spirit of College Radio Award
WWSU 106.9 FM, Wright State’s student-operated radio station, was one of 10 stations from around the world to win a Spirit of College Radio Award.

Works by Chris Semergieff and Bowery Gallery artists featured in Stein Galleries

"LOCATIONS, LOCATIONS, LOCATIONS!" by New York artist Chris Semergieff and "Artists of the Bowery Gallery" will be on display from Jan. 18 to March 4.

Promotional material

Wright State mechanical engineering alumnus Jake Heuker is thriving as the plant manager of Totally Promotional

Great mechanics

Student Government Association president hopes to lead Wright State’s men’s bowling team to a national tournament

Wright State Official Social Media

Photo looking up at the replica Wright "B" Flyer, installed above the second floor of Paul Laurence Dunbar Library