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.

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.

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.

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

Retired WNBA player to graduate with M.D. degree

After starring at Beavercreek High School, Boonshoft School of Medicine student Alison Bales played basketball for Duke and in the WNBA for the Indiana Fever and the Atlanta Dream.
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Dog days

Wright State’s Sarah and Ash McGinley give Marco the pit bull new ‘leash’ on life
Wright State couple Ash and Sarah McGinleys rescued Marco, a pit bull, from an adoption center in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
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Engineering for a cause

Sam Salchak '17 uses his engineering degree from Wright State to design a life-sustaining washing machine for a hospital in Malawi, Africa.
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Promised land

Wright State grad student Hadley Drodge pieces together pilgrimage of Randolph slaves to Ohio for museum exhibit
Graduate public history student Hadley Drodge is going through photos, drawings, Bibles and other materials to assemble the exhibit at the National Afro-American Museum.

Boonshoft School of Medicine Graduation

Friday, May 26,
6:30 pm to 9 pm
Victoria Theatre, 138 N. Main St., Dayton, Ohio 45402

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Class of 2017 will receive their M.D. degrees at the school’s annual commencement ceremony.

Virtual tour of ISSCM graduate programs

Tuesday, June 13,
Noon to 1 pm

MBA Virtual Information Session

Wednesday, June 14,
6 pm to 7 pm

Boonshoft School of Medicine to hold graduation ceremony on May 26

The class of 99 medical students will celebrate graduation on May 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Victoria Theatre.

Wright State, volunteers still buzzing after 2017 National Science Olympiad Tournament

Over 400 Wright State volunteers helped make the 33rd annual National Science Olympiad Tournament a huge success.

Wright State University research on olive trees and emerald ash borer featured on Entomology Today

Wright State researchers find that emerald ash borer, which is destroying ash trees in a large swath of the United States, can also successfully complete development on olive trees.