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2020-21 Tuition and Fees

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    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2020-21 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2020-21 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,981 $4,981 $9,690
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $448/hour $448/hour $882/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,872 $2,872
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,939 $1,939
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,681 $10,955 $15,664
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $11,362 $21,910 $31,328

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2019-20 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2019-20 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2019 or Spring 2020. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,789 $4,789 $9,498
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $431/hour $431/hour $865/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,844 $2,844
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,939 $1,939
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,489 $10,735 $15,444
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $10,978 $21,470 $30,888

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Wright Guarantee 2018-19 Estimated Total Costs

    The Wright Guarantee 2018-19 Tuition Program guarantees the same annual cost of in-state tuition, housing rates and meal plans over a four-year college career for new incoming, degree-seeking undergraduate students starting in Fall 2018 or Spring 2019. For non-Ohio resident students, the out-of-state tuition is not guaranteed.

    Rates Ohio Resident
    (Commuting)
    Ohio Resident
    (Living on Campus)
    Non-Ohio Resident**
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $4,627 $4,627 $9,336
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $417/hour $417/hour $851/hour
    Campus Housing (Woods Double)*** N/A $2,816 $2,816
    Meals (Raider 200 Meal Plan)**** N/A $1,830 $1,830
    Activity/Communications/Hospitality Fees N/A $463 $463
    Books and supplies***** $700 $700 $700
    Total for one semester $5,327 $10,436 $15,145
    Total for two semesters (fall and spring) $10,654 $20,872 $30,290

    *Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    **Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is not guaranteed
    ***Cost reflects double occupancy for a Woods room. Learn more about the cost of Dayton Campus housing.
    ****Default meal plan for residential dormitory students. Learn more about the cost of meal plans.
    *****Estimate only-not guaranteed
    Costs do not include course or program fees


    Undergraduate Non Guarantee Tuition

    Undergraduate Non-Guarantee Tuition (attended prior to Summer 2018)*

    2020–21
    Rates Ohio Resident*** Non-Ohio Resident****
    Undergraduate Tuition (11–18 hours)** $4,541 $9,250
    Undergraduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $410/hour $844/hour

    *Must attend at least one semester each academic year
    **Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    ***Future in-state tuition rates are determined by the Ohio General Assembly and the Wright State University Board of Trustees
    ****Non-Ohio resident portion of tuition ($4,709 or $434/hour) is determined annually by the Wright State University Board of Trustees


    Graduate and Professional Tuition

    2020–21 Graduate and Professional Tuition Rates
    Rates Ohio Resident** Non-Ohio Resident**
    Graduate Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,149 $12,143
    Graduate Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $660/hour $1,125/hour
     
    M.B.A. Tuition (11–18 hours)* $7,687 $12,681
    M.B.A. Tuition (1–10.5 hours) $710/hour $1,175/hour
     
    School of Professional Psychology/
    Doctor of Nursing Practice Tuition (11 or more hours)
    $8,815 $14,087
    School of Professional Psychology/
    Doctor of Nursing Practice Tuition (1–10.5 hours)
    $817/hour $1,308/hour
     
    Boonshoft School of Medicine Tuition for M1, M2, and M4 (11 or more hours) $18,864 $28,303
    Boonshoft School of Medicine Tuition (11 or more hours) $25,152 $34,591

    * Per hour rates will be applied to each credit hour in excess of 18
    ** Rates determined annually by the Wright State University Board of Trustees. 


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