Spring Semester Break

There are no classes Monday, February 27, through Saturday, March 4. Classes resume Monday, March 6.

Think warm thoughts and enjoy your break!

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.

Alumni Profile

Volcanic voyage

Wright State alum and Philippines native Jamaica Siroky brings literature and poetry to life for high school students
After earning bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Wright State, Jamaica Siroky teaches at Thurgood Marshall STEM High School in Dayton.
Student Profile

NBC News recognizes Boonshoft School of Medicine student during Black History Month

Christen Johnson, president of the Student National Medical Association, will graduate in May 2017 with a dual M.D./M.P.H. degree.
Student Profile

An artistic reality

Senior art major Bethany Faile uses photography and painting to interpret the world around her.
Faculty Profile

First string

Wright State guitar instructor and graduate Jim McCutcheon wins Governor’s Award for arts education
Jim McCutcheon teaches classical guitar at Wright State, where he earned degrees in guitar performance and music education.

Raider Open House

Saturday, March 11,
9 am to 1 pm
Student Union

Find out during our Raider Open House what it’s like to be a Raider.

Spring Break

Monday, February 27 to Saturday, March 4

TEDxYouth@Dayton

Friday, March 3,
8:30 am to 1:30 pm
Wright State University Student Union

NYT Bestselling Author, Kelly Williams Brown Talk

Wednesday, March 8,
7 pm to 8 pm
Student Union/Apollo Room

Women’s basketball clinches share of first-ever regular-season title

The Raiders are the No. 2 seed in the Horizon League Tournament and will open tournament play March 4.

Wright State graduate was production designer on Oscar-winner ‘Moonlight’

Hannah Beachler was also the production designer of Beyoncé’s “Lemonade," which won a 2017 Art Directors Guild Award for excellence in production design and art direction.

Wright State student creates nationally recognized documentary on obesity

The Department of Communication will screen “The Student Body,” a documentary film on school “fat letters” by Wright State student Bailey Webber, on March 7.