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

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.
Student Profile

All ears for English

Wright State senior Khaled Jaber uses student input, movie dialogues to master the language
Khaled Jaber, a liberal studies major who grew up in Jordan, will intern at Catholic Social Services of the Miami Valley to support refugee families in the area.

Rowdy Gras

Saturday, February 25,
7:10 pm to 11 pm
Nutter Center McLin Gym

Join us for a New Orleans-style Monte Carlo evening!

Men's Basketball vs. UIC

Sunday, February 26, 2 pm
Wright State Nutter Center

Women's Basketball vs. Milwaukee

Sunday, February 26, 5 pm
Wright State Nutter Center

Spring Break

Monday, February 27 to Saturday, March 4

Alternative Spring break Program provides students the chance to volunteer

Wright State students can spend spring break volunteering at seven local organizations.

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.

Investing for Millennials, digital financial advice among topics at Wright State’s third annual LIFT2 Symposium

LIFT2 (Leading Innovation in Finance Today and Tomorrow) will be held March 24 in the Student Union.