Welcome, Raiders!

Now that you’re an #OfficialRaider, it’s time for Orientation. Sessions are scheduled throughout the summer and are customized for your needs. Explore Orientation options and register today.

We're Helping Keep College Affordable

We already have one of the lowest tuition rates in the state. And we want to make sure it stays that way with our Wright Guarantee Tuition program. We'll lock in the price of undergraduate in-state tuition, housing, and dining for four years.

Dr. Edwards Will Join Wright State on July 30

Susan Edwards has served as vice provost for faculty affairs and professor of biology at Appalachian State University since August 2015.

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 2017–18 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

Learning landscape

Wright State’s Amanda Harris presents New Media Incubator research at national conference
Amanda Harris, a communication studies student who interns in the New Media Incubator, helped beginning French students work on their language skills by producing storytelling videos.
Student Profile

Clinical clarity

Wright State graduate student Joshua Sensenbaugh elected vice president of Students in Pediatric Neuropsychology
Joshua Sensenbaugh, a student at Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology, is focusing his studies in pediatric neuropsychology.
Alumni Profile

Military expedition

Over 500 military veterans interviewed by Wright State alum Bridget Federspiel as part of history project
Bridget Federspiel works with both high school students and Wright State student veterans to interview U.S. veterans for the Library of Congress.
Alumni Profile

Doubling down

2018 Wright State grad Julia Gomez-Cambronero combines her love of theater and Spanish for double degrees
2018 Wright State graduate Julia Gomez-Cambronero's Spanish heritage influences her theatre performances.

Incoming First-Year Student Orientation

Tuesday, June 19, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm
Wright State Student Union

Welcome to the Wright State Community! During Summer Orientation you will register for your Fall Semester Classes, learn

Strategic Planning Mini-Summit 3 - Develop Lists of Actions

Friday, June 22, 8:30 am to Noon
2455 Presidential Drive

Convocation and White Coat Ceremony

Sunday, July 8, 2 pm to 3:30 pm
Schuster Center - 1 West Second Street, Dayton, OH 45402

Ohio researchers from academia, government and business work to create more trust in autonomous systems

A team of Ohio researchers, including representatives of the Wright State Research Institute, is working with the Air Force Research Laboratory to ensure the safety and cyber security of autonomous systems.

Wright State pilot project on textbooks, online access saved students almost twice what was estimated

Wright State will expand the pilot program this fall, involving 40 courses impacting 120 sections and up to 6,105 students with a savings estimate of $651,000.

Medical students learn about national security, CBRN defense

Through the Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense Certificate Program, Boonshoft School of Medicine students learn about national security, resiliency and preparedness.