Fall 2020 Update

Fall 2020 Update: Wright State University’s Dayton and Lake Campuses plan to return to teaching for 2020 Fall Semester on August 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses. Read more about our Right Here. Wright State. This Fall. plan.

Financial Aid

Raider Connect Staff will begin working remotely starting March 23. Please call us at 937-775-4000 to speak with an advisor or email raiderconnect@wright.edu. We are happy to schedule phone or video appointments via our email address at this time. Please scan or photograph and email all documents to raiderconnect@wright.edu.

Types of Financial Aid Available

Scholarships

A scholarship is a form of financial aid that does not have to be repaid. It is often merit-based or restricted to a select population of students.

Grants

A grant is a form of financial aid that does not need to be repaid. It is often based on financial need and can be restricted to a select population of students.

Work-Study

The Federal Work-Study Program is a federal employment program for undergraduate, graduate, medical, and professional psychology students.

Loans

A loan is a form of financial aid that must be repaid by the borrower.


Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships

File Your FAFSA

To apply for grants, work study, and loans you need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Currently, you can file the FAFSA for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years. The priority deadline for filing the 2019-2020 FAFSA is January 8, 2019. The priority deadline for filing the 2020-2021 FAFSA is February 1, 2020

Wright State’s federal school code is 003078.

Apply for Donor and University Funded Scholarships

Undergraduate and graduate students (first-year, continuing, and transfer) can search for multiple donor-based scholarships funded through the Wright State University Foundation and also scholarships funded by the University.


Next Steps and Related Information