Rare Earth

Archaeologist and professor Lance Greene has students unearthing Revolutionary War artifacts at the site of the largest battle in Ohio where Kentucky militia fought against a Shawnee settlement aligned with the British.

Dare to Do

At Wright State, we dare you to make waves, make friends, and make a difference. We dare you to pioneer and persevere, to succeed and soar. Dare to do at Wright State University.

Student Profile

Up to the challenge

Wright State’s Ellie Collins captains Army ROTC Raider Battalion Ranger Challenge Team
Ellie Collins, an international studies major, said she found more fulfillment in the academic challenges and opportunities offered at Wright State.
Alumni Profile

Flying Fishes

Wright State super alums establish legacy scholarship in the name of their sister
The four Fish sisters were highly involved in campus life as Wright State students in the 1970s.
Student Profile

Mowing for dollars

Student Government President-elect Lukas Wenrick grew successful business out of early adversity
A senior majoring in social science education, Lukas Wenrick hopes to pursue a career in higher education and perhaps run for public office.
Alumni Profile

A wonderful life

Grateful for Wright State’s impact on their lives, Ron ’76, ’84 and Joan Amos pay it forward for future generations
The Ron and Joan Amos Family Scholarship provides assistance to students who are working their way through college.

Connections Day for Transfer and Nontraditional Students

Friday, August 12, 2 pm
Student Union/Endeavor Room

Attend Connections Day

Boonshoft SOM Family Fun Days: Newport Aquarium

Friday, August 5, 7:30 pm
Newport Aquarium, Newport, Kentucky

Dodge Ball with UCIE

Friday, August 12, 2 pm
Student Union Gym

Wright State University decides not to host presidential debate

“This decision has weighed heavily on my heart. I really wanted this experience for our students. But the safety and the financial health of our university must take precedence,” said Wright State President David R. Hopkins.

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

The Boonshoft School of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health and School of Professional Psychology received more than $450,000 to train future clinicians to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Wright State’s accreditation

Established as an independent university in 1967, Wright State received its initial accreditation in 1968 and has been continuously accredited since that time.