Support and assistance

Our hearts go out to all those impacted by the shooting that occurred August 4 in Dayton. We are offering our full support and assistance. Student counseling services will be available for anyone needing assistance.

Please keep everyone impacted by this situation in your thoughts and prayers.

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See how our graduates are realizing their potential.

Staff Profile

Port in a storm

Wright State staff member Ashley Browning operates donation center for tornado victims
Ashley Browning, project manager for the SARDI Program, opened The Heartbeat to distribute goods and foods to those affected by the Memorial Day tornadoes.
Student Profile

Machine learning

Frances Smith blossoms into galleried photographer after discovering the camera at Wright State
As a senior Frances Smith developed a thesis photography project exploring her struggle to understand and make peace with her inner self.
Alumni Profile

Force of nature

Wright State alum David Nolin pens award-winning book following conservation career
David Nolin, who earned bachelor's and master's degrees in biology from Wright State, details the natural and human history of Huffman Prairie in his new book.
Student Profile

Public interest

Wright State nursing graduate Christina Norman is a strong advocate of public health
Christina Norman, who has three degrees from Wright State, including a 2019 bachelor’s in nursing, completed a preceptorship with Miami County Public Health.

Wright State University Bike Meetup Group

Friday, September 13, 7 am to 10 am

Faculty, Staff, and Students: Come together in a monthly bike ride, the second Friday of each warm month!  Each ride will be approximatel

Freshman Outdoor Orientation Trip

Wednesday, August 14 to Wednesday, August 21

Women's Soccer vs PFW (EX)

Sunday, August 18, 7 pm to 9 pm
, Alumni Field at Rinzler Student Sports Complex

New Employee Orientation

Monday, August 19, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
2455 Presidential Dr, Suite 221, Fairborn, OH 45324

Amidst tragedy, Wright State grad student finds a way to give back

Brooke Evans, a school counseling graduate student, passed out homemade dog treats and offered pets and pictures with her dogs to raise funds for the victims of the Dayton mass shooting.

Wright State trustees approve a break-even, no-deficit 2019-20 budget

Wright State University plans to post a break-even, no-deficit budget, according to the proposed 2019-20 budget approved Aug. 15 by the university’s Board of Trustees.

Wright State environmental student meets with nation’s top environmental official

Leon Katona, an environmental sciences Ph.D. candidate, conducted research this summer on Lake Erie aboard the Lake Guardian, the U.S. EPA’s largest research vessel.