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Wright State offers 140 undergraduate degree programs and 136 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.

$11,362

Average annual cost
(Tuition, books, and supplies)

13:1

Student-to-faculty ratio

114,000

Alumni worldwide

The People of Wright State

Student Profile

Industrial strength

Wright State engineering student Eva Stanglein flourishes as an intern with a national water purification company
Eva Stanglein, an industrial and systems engineering major at Wright State, wants to be a role model for young female engineers.
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Living her dreams

ArtsGala scholarship helps Andrea Gutierrez study musical theatre at Wright State
As an ArtsGala scholarship recipient, Andrea Gutierrez is grateful for all of the support that ArtsGala patrons have provided over the years.
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Wright State mathematics major Catherine Embury researches satellites for NASA as part of an internship
Helping improve the tracking of and communication with small satellites to aid in space exploration is part of mathematics major Catherine Embury’s job description.

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

Raider Open House

Saturday, May 8, 2021, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Wright State University Nutter Center 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy. Dayton, OH 45324

Tools of the Trade: Hunting Traditions of the Eastern Woodlands

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 7 pm to 8 pm
Virtual via Facebook Live

Tam Chun Ho's Graduate Piano Recital

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 7:30 pm
Schuster Hall, Creative Arts Center

News

Dayton Mayor, Wright State alumna Nan Whaley to give libraries talk

Nan Whaley will discuss "Leadership in Challenging Times" during the Friends of the Libraries Virtual Lunch-In on April 21.

Driveway 5K to raise money for Wright State’s Student Emergency Fund

Organized by Wright State Campus Recreation, the Driveway 5K promotes physical wellness while raising funds for the Student Emergency Fund.

Movie night

Wright State students' drive-in raised $20,127.13 for Dayton Children’s Hospital

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