Annual Campus Events

Nothing says college like big campus-wide events. Some of our favorite annual Wright State University events include:

Welcome Weeks

Welcome Weeks lasts 14 days at Wright State. That's right, 14 days of contests, kareoke, comedy, and cookouts.

Fall Fest

Meet members of many of the campus and student organizations, enjoy live music, tasty treats, and more!


A host of events take place during Homecoming week, from the Cardboard Boat Race to the Homecoming Dance.

Parents and Family Weekend

This is one weekend you do not want to miss! Join your student on campus for some warm family fun.

April Craze

Local music, local food, inflatable games, and prizes.


A formal ceremony marking the beginning of a new chapter of life for our newest alumni.

Presidential Lecture Series

World-class speakers come to you. Past speakers include Steve Wosniak, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Oliver Sacks, and Laverne Cox.

Multicultural Affairs & Community Engagement Events

Recent multicultural affairs events have included a trip to Selma, Alabama, and an on-campus event featuring Ilyasah Shabazz — daughter of Malcolm X.