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Summer Semester 2013: April 29, 2013
Fall Semester 2013: August 19, 2013
Meet with Transfer Admissions
When you schedule an appointment with Transfer Admissions you will meet with a transfer counselor or advisor. They will discuss the things that are most important to you:
- Unofficial transfer credit evaluation
- Admission requirements
- Admission process
- General information about Wright State and the transfer process
- Information about services available, such as: housing, financial aid, fees, student activities, child care and more
Your appointment will be in the Office of Admissions (E108 Student Union). Please bring an unofficial transcript to your appointment if you would like to discuss how your credits will transfer and apply to your academic program.
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Campus Life News
Wright State provides comprehensive styles of housing for different types of students.
We understand the value of your families and partners. We also feel what it’s like to be an adult student. So we offer a special place for all of you to live (it’s called the Village).
Apartment-style housing units are popular among transfer students as well as military students wishing to have their own room (but not sacrificing the social aspect of living on campus).
Living On Campus
At Wright State, living on campus is all about options.
Freshmen can choose from our Residence Halls: Hamilton Hall, The Woods, and the Honors Community. No matter where you choose to live, your room will have features like a microwave, refrigerator, air conditioning, cable TV, wireless and high-speed network connections, and laundry facilities.
Transfer and Adult students can choose from our featured apartment communities: Forest Lane, College Park, University Park, and The Village. Plus you can always choose from the residence halls if you are looking for the traditional housing experience.
Ready to live on campus? Apply for housing once you have been admitted.
Still need to learn more?
Check out videos featuring our residence halls. Or plan to check out our housing options by scheduling a campus tour (will need a link).
Transfer and adult students: If you want to see the apartment communities, please call us at 1-800-247-1770 or (937) 775-5700 to schedule your appointment so we line up an apartment for you to see.
Living Off Campus
The Office of Student Support Services can help you make an informed decision when looking to live off-campus.
They also have postings of people who are looking for a roommate!
To learn more contact Student Support Services at (937) 775-3749 or visit the Student Support Services website.
Being a Wright State student is about more than just academics. Whether you want to increase your academic connection to the university, meet people with similar interests, contribute to Wright State student life, stay fit, plan events, perform community service, or continue to play your favorite sports, Wright State has something to offer! Make the most of your Wright State experience and get involved!
Get involved and get fit at Wright State! Our Campus Recreation offers a state-of-the art fitness center, billiard and table tennis tables, racquetball courts, free fitness classes (yoga, aerobics, spinning, zumba, and pilates), rock-climbing wall, indoor swimming pool and much more!
Compete and try out for a club sport such as football, bowling, ice hockey, ultimate frisbee, and rugby just to name a few. Or join an intramural sports team where everyone gets to play. We have so many to choose from whether you’re looking to play volleyball, basketball, softball, soccer, or start your own intramural sport team.
For those that want to experience the great outdoors our Outdoor Resource Center offers hiking trips, kayak lessons, and rentals for outdoor gear. We also have adapted recreation programs in aquatics, outdoor recreation, intramurals, and fitness programs.
Plus, students can also use the facilities at the Ervin J. Nutter Center which includes an indoor track, weight room and basketball courts. You are sure to find a variety of opportunities and new experiences for yourself.
For more information and a complete list of intramural sports and sports clubs, check out Campus Recreation.
Wright State is a proud member of the NCAA Division I Horizon League.
Wright State competes in :
- Men's-Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, and Tennis
- Women's—Basketball, Cross Country, Softball,Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track, and Volleyball
Show Your Raider Pride
All WSU Students receive two free tickets to every home Raider sporting event. You can also join the Raider Pack student--cheer on WSU and get great prizes. Go Raiders!
Want to be a Raider Athlete?
Learn about athletics, sports, coaches, and more at Wright State by visiting the WSU Raider Athletics site.
Student Clubs and Organizations come in all shapes and sizes! They range from academic and cultural organizations, to sports and recreational clubs, and from service organizations to honors organizations to social organizations. Leadership opportunities are available in every club and organization—you have a voice! Here's a chance to make change and be a leader among your peers.
If you can't find a club or organization to suit your style, you can start your own. Some of our most popular clubs and organizations have been started by our new students.
For a complete list of registered student organizations, check out the Student Activities website.
Accredited state university with more than 100 undergraduate degree programs and over 50 graduate and professional degree program.
1964. Granted full university status in 1967.
Suburban campus location 12 miles northeast of downtown Dayton, Ohio. The 557 acre campus includes green space, fountains, sculptures, and modern facilities. Nearby are Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, shopping malls, and other retailers and restaurants.
Approximately 20, 000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional program students.
Average Class Size
Wright State students come from every state in the U.S., as well as 67 other countries.
NCAA Division I Horizon League
Near Celina and St. Marys, Ohio, offers associate, pre-baccalaureate, and selected bachelor’s and master’s degree program, as well as an R.N.-B.S.N. completion program and a M.B.A. degree.
Over 190 student and Greek organizations
Wright State is moving to a semester calendar in Fall 2012.
Applying for Financial Aid
To apply for any federal or state financial aid at Wright State University, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Loans, grants, and Federal Work-Study are considered state or federal aid. To be considered for these types of aid, students must complete the FAFSA. The FAFSA form is available online or you can pick up a paper copy from your guidance counselor, a public library, or college/university financial aid office after January 1. (Filing the FAFSA online is the quickest and most convenient method.)
The FAFSA can be filed after January 1 by paper application or online at www.fafsa.ed.gov, which is the preferred method for faster processing. Before completing the FAFSA online, you and your parent(s) (for dependent students), must request a PIN online at www.pin.ed.gov. The PIN will serve as the electronic signature for FAFSA filers.
In order to complete the FAFSA, you will need student and parent (or spouse, if you are married) 1040s and W-2s. Many of the questions on the FAFSA will come directly from these forms. However, you should not send copies of these forms to the federal processor.
On the FAFSA, you will also be required to list the colleges and universities that you want to receive your FAFSA results. Wright State's Title IV code for the FAFSA is 003078.
The priority deadline to submit the FAFSA at Wright State is March 1, 2013.
Loans are a type of financial aid that must be repaid with interest. Student loans (Stafford, Perkins) are taken out in the student's name. Parent loans (PLUS) are taken out in the parent's name. Private loans, also called Alternative Loans, are usually taken out in the student's name but should have a credit-worthy co-signer. Contact Raider Connect at (937) 775-4000 or e-mail email@example.com if you have questions about loans.
Grants are a form of financial aid that is based on need. (Need is determined by filing the FAFSA.) Grants do not need to be paid back. The Office of Financial Aid has information on what grants are available.
Federal Work-Study Program
The Federal Work Study Program enables you to work part time to earn money for school-related expenses. The amount of Work-Study money is based on need. (Need is determined by filing the FAFSA.) Contact Raider Connect at (937) 775-4000 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about Federal Work-Study.
Financial Aid Award Notification
When the FAFSA application has been completed and received electronically by Wright State, students will be notified through their Wright State student e-mail address. If there are any additional financial aid requirements, students will be notified in the e-mail to access their financial aid account in WINGS Express to complete these requirements.