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The provost is the chief academic officer of the university and has responsibility for the university's academic affairs across the Dayton, Lake, and online campuses and programs. The provost collaborates with the president and other stakeholders in setting overall academic priorities and strategies, with an emphasis on groundbreaking research and preparing students for lifelong success.

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Areas of Leadership

Administrative Divisions and Offices

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Academic Affairs

Resources that enhance, empower, and support success in the classroom, including honors, ROTC, and other educational programs.

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Gateway for academic and holistic success for nontraditional and remote learners.

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AccreditatioN & Assessment

Resources for accreditation, academic program review, and student learning outcomes.

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Home to the Center for Faculty Excellence, as well as faculty-specific documents, policies, forms, and other resources.

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Resources relating to the curriculum, as well as current projects underway to achieve and advance the university's mission.

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Resources and tools for the advancement of research and scholarly activities, as well as their compliance and the development of innovations.

Academic Success Priorities and Resources

Recognition & Awards

Awards recognizing faculty excellence, including the Trustees Award, University and Distinguished Professors, President's Awards, and honorary degrees.

Recognition and Awards

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan 2023–25 is a two-year bridge strategic plan.

Strategic Plan 2023–25

Student Success

Faculty resources, tips for student referrals, information on student development, career advising, academic support services, and more. 

Division of Student Success

Messages from the Provost

University news

Wright Day to Give scheduled for Oct. 3

Donors can make online gifts during the university’s annual giving day
For this year’s Wright Day to Give, donors are invited to “Give Back to the Pack” and help the university reach its goal of 1,100 donors.

Annual Wright Brothers Day will celebrate Wright State and community innovators

Wright State will celebrate the innovative spirit of its namesakes and researchers working on campus during Wright Brothers Day on Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Atrium.

Wright State Theatre opens new season with comedic farce ‘The Liar’

Wright State Theatre will open its 2023–24 season with “The Liar,” a comedic farce adapted by playwright David Ives, from Sept. 29 to Oct. 8 in the Festival Playhouse.