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Graduate Programs Open House November 2, 2023

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Wright State offers 160 undergraduate degree programs and 155 graduate degree options. Type in some keywords and you’ll see we have a program that works for you.

 

Why Wright State?

Named for Ohio's world-famous Wright brothers, Wright State University offers a unique blend of access, affordability, and innovation.

$12,214

Average annual cost
(Tuition, books, and supplies)

14:1

Student-to-faculty ratio

119,544

Alumni worldwide

The People of Wright State

Student Profile

Rowdy reveal

Wright State student Carly Blessing, who has played Rowdy Raider for years, poised to graduate
After performing as Rowdy Raider, Wright State senior Carly Blessing aims to work as a character performer at Disney World.
Student Profile

Getting involved

Passion for law drives nontraditional student leader at Wright State
Stephanie Buettner, a political science major at Wright State, is president of the Student Government Association, an intern with Student Legal Services and president of her sorority.
Student Profile

Switch hitter

From sports medicine to fire and rescue, Wright State student’s career path changed for the better
Ryan Clark was inspired to pursue a career in emergency medical services after connecting with the Fairborn Fire Department during a course at Wright State.

The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program

You can know what college will cost for the next four years—and we’ll guarantee it. The Wright Guarantee Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of tuition, housing, and dining over a four-year college career for new incoming, in-state, degree-seeking undergraduate students. Apply today and lock in one of the lowest tuition rates among Ohio’s four-year state universities.

Panorama of Downtown Dayton skyline at twilight, looking across the Great Miami River near RiverScape MetroPark

Explore Dayton

Dayton’s vibrant downtown and its shops, restaurants, and sports venues are surrounded by a diverse metropolitan area of almost a million residents. Those who live in the Dayton area enjoy an affordable cost of living and housing as well as a rich quality of life that includes outdoor recreation, performing arts and other cultural amenities, professional and college sports, historical landmarks, and almost endless shopping and dining options.

University Events

Senior Thesis Exhibition 2024

Tuesday, March 26 to Saturday, April 27, 2024
Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries

Campus Recreation: Yoga w/ Srinath

Wednesday, April 17, 8:15 am to Tuesday, April 23, 2024, 9:15 am
Student Union - Studio B

Competitive Cheer Team: Competitive Cheerleading Tryouts

Sunday, April 21, 2024, 10 am to 2 pm
Mclin Gym 4

University News

Difficult conversations

Traveling chalkboard at Wright State inspires reflection and discussions about dying
An interactive exhibit at Wright State has encouraged students to answer the question: What do you want to do before you die?

Celebrated Wright State alum serving his community as surgeon

Wright State University alum TJ Hufford is blazing trails in bariatric surgery research at One Brooklyn Health in New York City.

Cosmic collection

Young artists display solar eclipse artwork at Wright State’s Creative Art Center

Wright State Official Social Media

Photo looking up at the replica Wright "B" Flyer, installed above the second floor of Paul Laurence Dunbar Library