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Wright State's online application will be unavailable August 24-September 2 as we make improvements.

Applying for fall 2014?  Classes start August 25. To apply after August 22, use our paper application.

Applying for spring 2015? Classes start January 12.  To apply use the new online application beginning September 2.

Applying for fall 2015? Use the new online application beginning September 2.

i-student-study.jpgEverything you need to apply for admission is right here.

After submitting your completed application, track its progress online. Once the Office of Admissions receives your complete application, it usually takes two to three weeks for Wright State admissions staff to make an admission decision.

Special Notes: 

  • When you apply online, you can submit your application and pay with a credit card or mail a check. You can also defer your application fee to Financial Aid on the application.
  • Just wanting to take a class or two?  Explore our non-degree application.
  • International students need to complete the International Application


Photo of Student in their dorm roomThere are so many great reasons to live on campus at Wright State: instant study partners, microwave, refrigerator, air conditioning, independence, the Raider Shopping Shuttle, and huge rooms.

Ready to live on campus? To apply for housing you must first be admitted to Wright State; the next step is to get online and get the housing application submitted. Priority Deadline for housing is June 1st.                     

Financial Aid

Wright State offers a wide range of scholarships for students.  Learn more about Wright State scholarships for First Year students and Transfer students. Deadline for most scholarships are in February, March and April.

To apply for Financial Aid, including loans, grants, and work study, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid by the priority deadline: March 1.

Wright State's Title IV Code: 003078

If you have specific financial aid questions, contact Raider Connect at 937-775-4000 or check out the Raider Connect website for more information.

Competitive Programs

Photo of Theater Students on StageSeveral degree programs require additional steps for admission to the program. Learn more by checking out the requirements:

Acting and Musical Theatre-requires audition. See the requirements and audition dates.

Athletic Training-requires additional application and interview. See the full requirements.

Dance-requires audition. See the requirements and audition dates.

Music-requires audition, for all Music majors (including Music Performance, Music Education, and Music History and Literature)  and those who wish to minor in Music. See the requirements and audition dates.