3640 Colonel Glenn Highway Dayton, OH 45435 937-775-5700
About Wright State University
  • Year of Foundation 1964
  • Size of Campus 557 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 12,268
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55% 45% 5%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $7,278 In state, $14,004 Out of state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 13,024
Wright State University is a public research university in Fairborn, Ohio just outside of Dayton. The school offers degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral level. The university has a branch campus on Grand Lake St. Marys with a Celina, Ohio, mailing address. As of 2012, the university enrolls over 19,000 students. Wright State is divided into eight colleges and three schools. The colleges are: Education and Human Services, Engineering and Computer Science, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Health, Raj Soin College of Business, Science and Mathematics, University College, and Lake Campus. The schools, which award graduate and professional degrees, are: Boonshoft School of Medicine, Graduate School, and Professional Psychology.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian/Hispanic/Native American Council, Black Student Union, African Students United, American International Student Association, Asian Student Association, Association of Native American Students, Black Men on the Move, Bl
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 11
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus May Daze
  • Number of students in fraternities 11
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Mu, Alpha Sigma Mu, Beta Alpha Psi, Delta Sigma Pi, Golden Key National Honor Society, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Delta Epsilon, Phi Rho Sigma Medical Fraternity, Psi Chi, Rho Lambda, Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Stud
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) ACTS Inc. , Athletes in Action, Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Chi Alpha Campus Ministries, Chinese Bible Study Fellowship, Life and Truth, Newman Catholic Student Associa
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Dayton (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Vandaila (13), Cincinnati or Columbus (71)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 29
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 24%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,200
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Museums Art Galleries - Creative Arts Center
  • Number Of Microforms 1,000,000
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 22,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 703,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 29,800
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, other
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 6
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training, other
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City