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Frequently Asked Questions


  • What are the orientation fees?

    There is a one-time $25 fee that covers program costs, as well as all materials you will receive throughout orientation. 

  • How do I pay my orientation fee?

    Your orientation confirmation email contained a personalized, secure link to pay your fee online. Please ensure you are using one of the following browsers to view your personalized payment link:

    • Google Chrome
    • Mozilla Firefox
    • Internet Explorer or Edge

    If you do not pay your $25 orientation fee by the start of your orientation session, the fee will be added to your bill.

  • Is the personalized link that I receive in my email secure?

    Wright State’s TouchNet payment gateway is PCI compliant and secure. If using the Safari browser, you might get a message stating that this is not a secure site. This is because your personal computer is not updated with the latest Safari SSL certificate. If you get this message:

    1. Use another browser like Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer or Edge.
    2. Or update your personal computer with the latest Safari browser root certificate.
  • What if I am unable to pay my orientation fee online?

    If you do not pay your orientation fee by the start of your orientation session, the fee will be added to your bill.

  • Can I change my orientation session dates?

    Yes, you can change your orientation session by sending an email with your full name and UID to orientation@wright.edu or calling 937-775-5244 and leave a message.

  • Can I change my major?

    Yes. Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at admissions@wright.edu or 937-775-5700.

  • What are core classes and why do I need to take them?

    Core courses are required to complete your degree and graduate. View the Wright State Core requirements.

  • What if I have additional information I need to get my academic advisor? Examples could include foreign language credit, special accommodations, or participation in a Wright State athletic team.

    Contact Amanda Spencer at amanda.spencer@wright.edu.

  • What if I need special accommodations or use a screen reader?

    All orientation materials and presentations will be captioned and accessible for screen readers. Should you need additional assistance with any other accommodation request, please contact our office at orientation@wright.edu or call 937-775-5244 and leave a message.