Wright State University became an independent institution in 1967 and spent the next 50 years growing into an innovative leader in affordable and accessible education. In 2017, we celebrate the first 50 years and set the course for the next half century.

Bruce Cromer

Alumnus, Faculty

A union stage actor, I’ve been in over 160 professional theatre productions since graduation. I met my wife at Wright State; we now have three grown sons from a 35-year marriage. A Wright State theatre professor since 1987, I continue to act in leading roles across the country.

Picture of Barathkumar Mohanarangan

Barathkumar Mohanarangan

Student

I am from a country called the Indian sub-continent. I came to the land of opportunity, with lots of dreams. Wright State welcomed me to the family with open arms. This place got me involved by inspiring me and helping me follow my passion. Thank you all for the experience.

Veda Galigekere

Alumni

I joined WSU in 2005 and graduated in 2012 Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering. I loved my stay at WSU, it is one of the the best days of my USA life. I developed immensely as a researcher and a professional equipped to tackle the present day engineering challenges.

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Homecoming 2017

Friday, September 29 to Sunday, October 1
Alumni Profile

A family affair

Erica Curtis, who graduated in December with a bachelor's degree in psychology, is the third member of her family to attend Wright State.

Mulholland drive

Discover the history of Wright State in new book by recent grad
New book, by alumna Rebekkah Mulholland, features more than 150 historical images and chronicles the history of Wright State.