Counseling and Wellness

Student Success Strategies

Success as a student requires many skills that may not be directly related to the content of a specific course.  This page will help you link to critical information that can support you academic and personal success.

On this page:

Academic Skills

Academic skills include a wide range of knowledge areas and expertise including:

Financial Literacy

Financial literacy covers important topics related to building credit and managing personal finances.

Career and Vocational

Career and vocational Information is critical to our current and future success.

Communication Skills

Mental Health Information

Managing stress and finding success


Wellness refers to a broad range of behaviors and relationships that are key to student success.


Resilience refers to our ability to process and adapt when facing adversity and life stress. A great way to develop your Resilience is to work on your Resilience C.O.R.E. (Connection, Optimism, Reaching higher, Emotional acceptance/mindfulness).  View more information on developing your Resilience CORE.

Mental Health Emergencies

Mental Health Crisis Information - Counseling and Wellness Services if located at 053 Student Union. We are open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We can be reached by calling 937-775-3407. We also offer the Raider Cares Line. The Raider Cares Line provides 24 hour crisis telephone services. You can access Raider Cares by calling 833-848-1765 (TTY: 314-485-4345).

Campus Links

Wright State University provides outstanding services to students through the work of a number of campus departments.  Some of these helpful services include: