Welcome Raiders!

We are welcoming all new and returning students to campus with plenty of events to keep you busy, help you make new friends, and let you discover campus.

Dare to Do

At Wright State, we dare you to make waves, make friends, and make a difference. We dare you to pioneer and persevere, to succeed and soar. Dare to do at Wright State University.

Student Profile

French lesson

Wright State’s Sarah Koraym uses French major as springboard to medical school
Sarah Koraym wants to practice medicine around the globe and serve people who have limited access to medicine.
Faculty Profile

Wright State professor studies dead people’s teeth

Wright State anthropologist Amelia Hubbard specializes in the study of past life ways through teeth.
Student Profile

Organic chemistry

Wright State’s Ri Molnar provides produce to the community through the Pay It Forward Farm
Ri Molnar, a Spanish major, operates a community supported agriculture program that grows organic vegetables, charging supporters fees on a sliding scale.
Alumni Profile

String theory

Wright State alum Dennis Geehan '78 uses guitars, volunteerism to ease Vietnam War pain
Dennis Geehan has volunteered at Habitat for Humanity, Dayton Foodbank, Project READ of Dayton, United Rehabilitation Services of Greater Dayton and K12GalleryandTEJAS.

New Media Incubator Open House

Thursday, September 1, 4 pm
CAC New Media Incubator (015)

The New Media Incubator Open House will introduce you to the collaborative space with the Department of Communication and Motion Pictures

Library Game Night

Friday, September 2, 6:30 pm

University Convocation

Wednesday, September 7, 3 pm
Student Union Apollo Room

Men's Soccer vs. Duquesne

Monday, September 5, 7 pm
Alumni Field

Campus bustles with volunteers, golf carts buzz and new students on Move-In Day

With the help of 500 volunteers and 110 golf carts, more than 1,600 first-year students brought their belongings to Wright State during Move-In Day.

Moved in: 1,600 new students hit campus

Move-in Day on Wright State’s Dayton Campus began at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, as 1,600 new students arrived at their new home.

Wright State engineering students install X-ray room at hospital in the African nation of Malawi

A team of Wright State engineering students installed an X-ray room at a hospital in Malawi as part of a series of efforts to help improve health care in the tiny African nation.