See the results of the 2017 Science Olympiad

On May 19 and 20, Wright State hosted the 2017 Science Olympiad National Tournament. Top middle and high school students from across the nation competed in subjects like robotics, technology, biology, chemistry, astronomy, earth science, and physics. 

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.

Alumni Profile

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.
Student Profile

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.
Student Profile

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.
Student Profile

Medical student interns on ‘The Dr. Oz Show’

Rod Gerardo took a year off from medical school to be a medical student producer for "The Dr. Oz Show."

"Considering College" Presentations at Dayton Metro Libraries

Tuesday, May 23,
6 pm to 7:30 pm

Wright State University will assist the Dayton Metro Libraries in two information presentations for prospective students.

Boonshoft School of Medicine Graduation

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

Virtual tour of ISSCM graduate programs

Tuesday, June 13,
Noon to 1 pm

Science superstars

Stars of the future compete at Wright State University in 2017 Science Olympiad National Tournament
Science Olympiad brought more than 5,000 students, educators and parents from all 50 states to Wright State, pumping an estimated $1.7 million into the local economy.

Statistical standout

Google selects research proposal from Wright State computer science student Matt Piekenbrock
A research project by Matt Piekenbrock, a graduate computer science at Wright State, was selected by the Google Summer of Code 2017 competition.

Wright State releases details of proposed FY18 budget

The budget proposal aims to put Wright State in a stronger financial position and ensure the university can continue to provide an excellent and affordable education to students.