Graduate Application Checklist

The following items are required for graduate admissions to Wright State:


A photocopy of your passport information page, as well as the page showing your photo, name and birth date are required with your application


Online Application form


A nonrefundable $40 application fee. No processing of the application will be done until the fee is paid


A complete, official academic record from each college, or university previously attended (individual semester transcripts). A certified English translation must be attached to official foreign transcripts or mark sheets


Official confirmation of a bachelor's degree


Official results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of minimum 79(IBT) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores (minimum band 6) or the Pearson PTE score of 57 or higher or Satisfactory completion of LEAP LEVEL 4 TOEFL Waiver Track. 


Official GMAT or GRE tests (if required for the program)


Letters of recommendations (if required for the program)


Evidence of sufficient financial resources to support the student through the first year of studies (financial statement form, current official bank statement in US dollars). See the financial requirements page for more information.


Statement of Objectives (if required by program)

Note: You must submit the copies of your required supporting documents using our Document Upload System. This system can be accessed by logging into WINGS Express.  We no longer accept emailed, faxed, or mailed copies of your documents, test scores, personal statements and reference letters. Please keep in mind that official test scores must come directly to Wright State from the testing service.

Uploading Documents: Navigate to Sign in and then navigate to WINGS Express. Once in WINGS Express, go to the “Student and Financial Aid” tab. Proceed to the “Admission” tab to check your application status. Here you will find a list of missing documents.  On this page there is a link to “Document Upload”.  On the “Document Upload” page is a list of instructions about types and file sizes of documents which may be uploaded. If you are unable to logon to WINGS/WINGSExpress, please contact CATS to get your login information at Phone Support: (937) 775-4827 or 1-888-775-4827.

Note: If the applicant is being sponsored, the financial statement form must be accompanied by an affidavit of support and a bank statement provided by the sponsor, indicating the amount of money available to the applicant for the purpose of studying at Wright State University. If the applicant has been offered a graduate assistantship or fellowship, the department must submit a letter indicating the conditions of the offer and the dollar amount the student will receive in addition to tuition remission.

Please review addtional application requirements that are specific to your program: List of Programs.


The integrity of everyone's identity is a priority at Wright State University. For that reason, we do NOT accept transcripts, test scores, banking information, or passport copies via email.  All applicants are to upload required documents to their applicant portal.