Sat
Mar
1
2014
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Student Union

Explore Your Future

During Raider Open House, students interested in Wright State can discuss academic goals and interests with members of the faculty, check out campus, and learn more about campus life.

Explore Wright State by attending information sessions and touring campus. 

Pre-registration for Raider Open House March 1 is closed.  Please join us and register on-site.

Session Descriptions:

We are busy working on descriptions for all of the sessions. Be sure to check back for more information.

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Campus Tours
We hope you take advantage of one of the five opportunities to take a campus tour today.  These walking tours will last one hour and include two of the first-year residence halls, Hamilton Hall and The Woods.  To help you have the best campus tour experience, we will be capping tour groups at 25 people.

Early Bird University Honors Information Session
Start your day off right! This session features a comprehensive overview of the University Honors Program, including admission criteria, honors curriculum, unique program features, and scholarship opportunities.

Welcome Session
We want to officially welcome you to campus and thank you for taking the time to visit with us!  Representatives from Admissions, Financial Aid and Housing will be running down the basics in this session.  If you have additional questions, representatives from each department will be staffed at information tables throughout the day.

Academic and Campus Life Information Tables
Speak with professors and representatives about academic majors at the information tables.  Representatives from various campus organizations and student services can give you an idea of what campus life is like at Wright State.  The tables will be open from 9:30 a.m. – noon so visit them at your convenience.

College of Science and Mathematics Info Session
Interested in Science and Mathematics ... come see what we have to offer.  Hear from some of our finest students about their experiences and opportunities. These same opportunities will be available to you!

College of Education and Human Services Info Session
Learn more about the programs offered by the College of Education and Human Services in this session.  Bring your questions!  There will be a presenter, academic advisors and teaching licensure advisors who will be happy to answer them.  If you are interested in secondary education, please attend the session of the subject that you want to teach.  For example, if you want to teach English, attend the College of Liberal Arts session.

College of Engineering and Computer Science Info Session
Learn about majors in engineering and computer science, co-op opportunities, undergraduate research and study abroad. Find out how our staff is committed to your success through tutoring, a mentoring program, mandatory academic advising and more.

Russ Engineering Center, Joshi Research Center Tour
If you are interested in majoring in engineering or computer science, this is your opportunity to explore the laboratories in the Russ Engineering Center and Joshi Research Center.  Pick up a list of open labs at the College of Engineering and Computer Science Info Table in the Student Union Atrium to see what current students are doing at Wright State University.

College of Nursing and Health Info Session
Representatives from the College of Nursing and Health will review the nursing curriculum and requirements for admission to this highly competitive major.

College of Liberal Arts Info Session
Learn about the nearly 50 majors that the College of Liberal Arts offers and how they can lead to a successful career.

Creative Arts Center Tour
The CAC tour gives students majoring in Motion Pictures, Art, Music, Dance, Acting, Theatre, and Theatre Design/Tech/Stage Management, a chance to see where the classes for their program will be held, where performances and displays take place, and to meet faculty in their discipline.

Soin Trading Center/Rike Hall Tour
If you’re interested in a business major, this is your opportunity to check out classrooms and speak with professors.  The state-of-the-art Soin Trading Center features an actual stock ticker tape that provides timely information from such major stock markets as New York City, London, Frankfurt and Tokyo to expose students to the international business marketplace.

Pre-Health Professions Info Session
If you're interested in pursuing a career in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, physical therapy, pharmacy, physician assistant or optometry, you'll want to attend the Pre-Health information session.  Here you will meet Wright State's Pre-Health advisor, learn which courses you'll need to complete, how these courses fit within your academic program and what a professional school looks for in a competitive applicant.