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Wright State University administrative and academic offices will be closed beginning December 24, 2014, and reopen January 2, 2015, at 8 a.m. Please enjoy the holidays with your family, as we enjoy them with ours.

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First-Year Programs

photo of students at a first weekend eventFirst-Year Programs is part of your first year experience at Wright State Univeristy.  It includes a combination of opportunities to help new students make their first year at Wright State University a satisfying and successful one.

Why is it important?

The first year of college is a significant life transition for students. During this period students make new friendships, form study habits, experience increased personal independence and begin get to know their faculty.

What are some of the components of the first year of college?