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New Graduate Student Orientation and Resources

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Whether you are a graduate or a prospective graduate student, the graduate student success center at Wright State University is here to help you succeed. From student engagement opportunities, academic and career resources, and information about what being a graduate student means, this area of the website has all the resources you need to help you earn your degree and achieve a sense of belonging here at Wright State. We’re happy to support you with whatever you need!

Prospective Students: Learn about the application and acceptance processes for graduate and professional programs. Visit The Path to Graduate School.

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On-Campus Orientation and Social

Friday, August 30, 2024, 4 to 6 p.m.

New graduate students, please join us in person for an information session and a social event to connect with other graduate students, campus leaders, and community partners.

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Graduate Assistant Orientation

Wednesday, August 28, 2024, Noon to 1:30 p.m.

New graduate research assistants, teaching assistants, and graduate assistants are required to attend this orientation for important information about graduate assistantships, contracts, the state retirement system, and graduate policies related to research and teaching activities.

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Virtual Orientation

Date: TBD

New graduate students, please join us for a virtual information session to learn about the most important policies, procedures, and guidelines for your graduate experience at Wright State.



New to Wright State? Or staying to complete a graduate or professional degree? Check out these resources, programs, and services to help you make the most out of your time here.

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Enrollment Services (RaiderConnect) is your one-stop shop for all of your financial and academic needs. Have a question about tuition, financial aid, grades, or signing up for classes? Or are you just not sure where to go? Enrollment Services can help you find the answers you need or help point you in the right direction.

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A parking permit is required to park in all campus parking lots. You can buy your parking permit and manage all aspects of your parking account through WINGS Express. Physical parking permits are no longer issued. Our parking management system uses your vehicle's license plate to verify your permit status. Visit the Parking website for a comprehensive list of parking rules and lot maps. 

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    Still have questions about being a graduate student? Need help getting connected to resources on campus? Or do you need some extra support? Email for any additional help you may need.