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2021-22 Tuition and Fees

Wright State University strives to make higher education affordable for its students. Our tuition is among the best values in the state. Use our cost estimator to estimate your total college costs. 

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Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2021-22 Estimated Total Costs

The Wright Guarantee 2021-22 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2021 or Spring 2022. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

Rates Ohio Resident
(Commuting)
Ohio Resident
(Living on Campus)
Non-Ohio Resident**
Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $5,170 $5,170 $9,879
Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $465/hour $465/hour $899/hour
Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,300 $2,300
Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,939 $1,939
Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
Total for one semester $5,870 $10,572 $15,281
Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $11,740 $21,144 $30,562

*Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
**Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
*****Estimate only-not guaranteed
Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2020-21 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2020-21 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,981 $4,981 $9,690
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $448/hour $448/hour $882/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,300 $2,300
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,939 $1,939
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,681 $10,383 $15,092
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $11,362 $20,766 $30,184

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2019-20 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2019-20 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2019 or Spring 2020. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,789 $4,789 $9,498
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $431/hour $431/hour $865/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,300 $2,300
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,939 $1,939
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,489 $10,191 $14,900
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $10,978 $20,382 $29,800

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2018-19 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2018-19 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2018 or Spring 2019. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,627 $4,627 $9,336
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $417/hour $417/hour $851/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,300 $2,300
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,830 $1,830
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,327 $9,920 $14,629
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $10,654 $19,840 $29,258

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Non Guarantee Tuition

    Undergraduate Non-Guarantee Tuition (attended prior to Summer 2018)*

    2021–22
    Rates Ohio Resident*** Non-Ohio Resident****
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)** $4,630 $9,339
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $418/hour $852/hour

    *Must attend at least one semester each academic year
    **Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    ***Future in-state tuition rates are determined by the Ohio General Assembly and the Wright State University Board of Trustees
    ****Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is determined annually by the Wright State University Board of Trustees


    Graduate and Professional Tuition

    2021–22 Graduate and Professional Tuition Rates
    Rates Ohio Resident** Non-Ohio Resident**
    Graduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,149 $12,143
    Graduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $660/hour $1,125/hour
     
    M.B.A. Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,956 $12,950
    M.B.A. Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $735/hour $1,200/hour
     
    Marketing Analytics (M.S.) Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,956 $12,950
    Marketing Analytics (M.S.) Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $735/hour $1,200/hour
     
    M.P.H. Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,956 $12,950
    M.P.H. Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $735/hour $1,200/hour
     
    Information Systems and Logistics (M.S.) Tuition (11–18 hours)* $10,130 $15,124
    Information Systems and Logistics (M.S.) Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $935/hour $1,400/hour
     
    School of Professional Psychology and Doctor of Nursing Practice Tuition (11 or more hours) $8,991 $14,368
    School of Professional Psychology and Doctor of Nursing Practice Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $833/hour $1,334/hour
     
    Boonshoft School of Medicine Tuition for M1, M2, and M4 (11 or more hours) $19,241 $28,869
    Boonshoft School of Medicine Tuition (11 or more hours) $25,655 $35,283

    * Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    ** Rates determined annually by the Wright State University Board of Trustees.


    Non-Resident Surcharge and Selective Service Registration

    If you are a male between the ages of 18-26, you must report your selective service number to the Office of the Registrar, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435, or non-resident fees will be assessed, in accordance with state law.  If needed, you may obtain your selective service number by calling (847) 688-6888 or at http://www.sss.gov


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