Coronavirus Update

Classes will be held remotely for the remainder of the spring semester, and all official university events and student activities are suspended until further notice. While the Dayton and Lake campuses remain open, access to campus is restricted to personnel who have been identified as essential. Read more.

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Explore your future major and get to know the college that houses it during one of these virtual spotlight events.

Scholarship deadline extended!

We have extended our Academic Performance Scholarship deadline to June 1. Apply now to automatically be considered. Find your future at Wright State University.

Wright State face-to-face classes suspended

Learn more about how classes are being offered online.

What is Social Distancing?

Learn how Social Distancing can help prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019.

Student Profile

Shark sleuth

Wright State Ph.D. candidate Ryan Shell unearths fossils of prehistoric sharks from coast to coast
Ryan Shell, an earth and environmental sciences Ph.D. student, studies the biodiversity, biogeography and paleoecology of marine vertebrates during the early Permian Period.
Student Profile

Location, location, location

Wright State grad student Nathan Bubash uses GIS to help transit companies plan bus routes
Nathan Bubash, who is pursuing a master of public administration at Wright State, turned an internship with a transportation company into a full-time job.
Student Profile

Spanish sparkle

Lake Campus education student Katelyn Umstead sees Spain in her future
After working at an education camp in Spain, Wright State senior Katelyn Umstead hopes to teach in Spain following graduation in May.
Alumni Profile

Sound check

Wright State alumna Jocelyn Robinson on the hunt for historic audio at nation’s historically black schools
Wright State alumna Jocelyn Robinson is working with historically black colleges and universities to preserve audio recordings.

Weekly online Faculty Senate lecture series launches with a talk on the coronavirus

The weekly SiP (Shelter in Place) Lecture Series will feature talks on timely topics by Wright State faculty experts.

Wright State Student Emergency Relief Campaign now accepting applications

More than $31,000 available to help Wright State students during the COVID-19 pandemic
The Student Emergency Relief Campaign will provide one-time support to Wright State students currently enrolled at the Dayton or Lake campuses with demonstrated financial need.

Reaching out

Wright State faculty and staff make personal phone calls to check in with undergrads taking remote classes
The RaiderStrong Outreach is designed to personally connect with students who because of the coronavirus pandemic are taking their classes remotely.

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