Summer Rebate Program

Did you know that Wright State University is committed to making college more affordable for Ohio undergraduates? You may be eligible to receive a 20 percent tuition rebate for up to three credit hours of classes taken this summer.

University's First Female President

Cheryl B. Schrader, Ph.D., chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, was introduced to the Wright State University community March 6. Dr. Schrader will officially take office July 1.

Celebrating 50 Years

In 1967, when enrollment reached 5,704 students, the Dayton Campus of Miami University and Ohio State University ceased to exist, and the newly independent Wright State University came into being. Join us throughout 2017 as we celebrate our history and look forward to the future.

We See the Potential in You

The Wright brothers were not pilots. They were dreamers and inventors. Through their persistence they taught the world to fly. Named after these pioneers, we carry on their desire to build, create, and pioneer. What does it mean to be a pioneer? Find out here.

Student Profile

Tall talent

Wright State senior Tony Carpenetti was drawn to mechanical engineering because it includes the design and manufacturing of machines.
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.
Faculty Profile

Symphony scribe

Wright State lecturer Dennis Loranger turns program prose for Dayton Philharmonic into art form
Wright State music historian Dennis Loranger likely knows more about the music and the composer than anyone else.
Student Profile

Medical student volunteers in Jordan to champion women’s health

Katie Adib, a second-year medical student, served as a translator for American medical doctors caring for refugees.

Exploring Rehabilitation Professions

Monday, March 27,
1 pm to 4:30 pm
156 Student Union (Endeavor Room)

Do you have a passion for helping others?

LIFT2 Symposium 2017

Friday, March 24,
8 am to 6 pm
Student Union

Baseball vs. Milwaukee

Friday, March 24, 6:30 pm
Nischwitz Stadium

Wright Brothers Collection Special Showing

Sunday, March 26,
1 pm to 5 pm
Special Collections & Archives, 4th Floor Dunbar Library

Lifting the burden

Wright State nursing grad helps single mother earn her B.S.N.
Joyce Rutherford-Donner ’82, who knows the struggles of balancing school with the responsibilities of being a single mother, helps current Wright State nursing students who face the same challenges.

Washington Post editorial writer Jonathan Capehart to give Presidential Lecture at Wright State

Jonathan Capehart will discuss "Upholding your end of the bargain" on March 30 at 7 p.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center Arena.

Fashion show

Wright State assistant professor Elizabeth Bourgeois wants to open costuming courses, shop to all students
Located in the Creative Arts Center, the costume shop supports performances produced by Wright State’s Theatre and Dance programs.