Coronavirus Update

All academic classes will be held remotely for summer semester and course information indicates whether they have set meet times or no meet times. Physical access to Dayton and Lake campuses is restricted to essential personnel. Read more.

Emergency Supply Kits

15788_404.jpgEveryone should prepare an Emergency Supply Kit to assist them through a crisis. Not all services and items will be immediately available following a large emergency.

You should consider having an emergency supply kit in your home, office, and/or residence hall. Having acquired all items listed below, the supply kit will weigh approximately 6 lbs.  The Emergency Supply Kit bag (contents not included) is free to all Wright State faculty, staff, and students at the Office of the President/Emergency Management in University Hall 250, while supplies last.

General Supply List

  • Bottled water (at least 2 bottles)
  • Pop-top Canned/packaged food
  • Radio (extra batteries if not hand crank)
  • Flashlight
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, soap, comb/brush)
  • First aid kit
  • Blanket (emergency type)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Latex/vinyl gloves
  • Dust mask
  • Eye glasses/contact lens, solution, and an extra case
  • Extra cell phone charger or portable charger
  • Medications
  • Infant supplies
  • Pet food and extra water
  • Special accommodation items

If you are a commuter student, you should also have the following in addition to the list above:

Additional Items for Commuter Students and Employees

  • Jumper cables
  • Shovel
  • Ice scraper
  • Seat belt cutter
  • Window breaker/emergency hammer

*Items will degrade in hot vehicles. Change out contents every 6 months.

If you need to evacuate your dorm room during an emergency, take your emergency supply kit with you. Remember to take your keys, identification, wallet/purse, and cell phone.