Open Houses and Events

Discover Our Campus

Want to join a community where innovation, ideas, and inspiration take flight? Visit campus to learn more about Wright State’s academic programs, campus services, financial aid, housing, and more. More than 18,000 students chose Wright State this year. Come and see why.


Raider Open House

Saturday, March 17, 2018
9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Wright State Student Union

Find out during our Raider Open House what it’s like to be a Raider. You can discuss academic goals and interests with members of the faculty, take a campus tour, and learn more about college life. Informational sessions on financial aid, campus housing, student life, and more are offered during the event.

Admitted Student Visit

Friday, April 13, 2018
Friday, April 20, 2018
Friday, April 27, 2018

2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wright State Student Union

Congratulations! You’re Now an Official Raider. Join us for an afternoon on campus and find out what it's like to be a Wright State student. During this special event you will explore campus while taking a tour with a current student, learn about next steps to help you get ready for Fall semester classes, and have a conversation with one of our amazing professors.

Art Department Open House

Saturday, March 31, 2018
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join the faculty of the Department of Art and Art History for a day of visual art. This event is for high school students interested in the Art program. You can choose to attend workshops in drawing, photography, printmaking, and sculpture. 

Professional Business Institute

June 10-14, 2018
Wright State University

Join us for the Raj Soin College of Business Professional Business Institute. This five-day, four-night summer business camp exposes students to real business experiences. You will work with local business executives like Jonah Sandler, founder and CEO of Scene75, to explore how business majors can fit your interests and goals. Space is limited. Please apply by March 24, 2018.

Campus Tours

10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Wright State Student Union

Experience campus by registering for a campus tour.  All tours include a 30 minute presentation by an Admission staff member and a walking tour of campus and housing. 

Business with a Raider Day

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Thursday, March 29, 2018
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Thursday, April 5, 2018

9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Business with a Raider Days allow incoming students to experience a day in the life of a Raj Soin College of Business Raider. Spend the day shadowing a current business student, to see firsthand our small class sizes, experiential learning opportunities, the student-operated ReyRey Cafe, Soin Trading Center, Data Analytics & Visualization Environment lab, and so much more!

Motion Pictures Tour

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday
11:30 a.m. 
Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures

Are you interested in our motion pictures program? Come to campus and tour our Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures! Explore where you will learn about all aspects of the motion picture industry. Schedule your tour of the Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures by emailing Victoria Oleen at Please allow a one week notice when choosing the day to visit.

Theatre and Dance Auditions

Learn more about the application and audition process for our Theatre and Dance Programs.

School of Music Auditions

Learn more about the application and audition process for the School of Music.

Auditions for Admission and Scholarship Consideration
Saturday, March 10, 2018

Auditions for Admission Only
Saturday, April 7, 018

Full Event listing

Saturday, March 17, 9 am to 12:30 pm
Wright State University - Student Union
Thursday, March 22, 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Millett Hall Atrium
Tuesday, March 27, 9 am to Noon
Wright State University
Thursday, March 29, 9 am to Noon
Wright State University
Tuesday, April 3, 9 am to Noon
Wright State University
Wednesday, April 4, Noon to 4 pm
Northwest High School - 10761 Pippin Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231
Thursday, April 5, 9 am to Noon
Wright State University
Monday, April 9, 6:30 pm to 8 pm
West Geauga High School
Friday, April 13, 11 am to 1 pm
Withrow University High School

Can’t make it to one of the events listed above? Don’t worry; we have several visit days planned throughout the year. We will continue adding registration information for these events and more as it becomes available.