Wright State University-Main Campus

#207 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Dayton, OHDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree16,655 Students95.25 % Acceptance Ratio17:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Wright State University-Main Campus is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Dayton, Ohio. It has a total enrollment of 16,655 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 95.25% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio95.25 %
    Admission Yield40.77 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$30
    Graduate Application Fees$40

    The acceptance ratio is 95.25% last year at Wright State University-Main Campus where total 5,892 students applied and 5,612 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,730$17,608
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,880$23,578
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,160
    Off-Campus Living Costs$10,368

    The tuition & fees at Wright State University-Main Campus, for academic year 2017-2018 is $8,730 for in-state students and $17,608 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,160 when living on campus and $10,368 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Wright State University-Main Campus provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Wright State University-Main Campus.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Wright State University-Main Campus

Key Stats for Wright State University-Main Campus

Costs of Attendance average in nation

Wright State University-Main Campus$17,608
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio$16,675

Admission Chances very easy to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio77.64%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio72.03%

Student Population small

Wright State University-Main Campus16,655
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio331,925

Graduation Rates poor


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio35.58%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio208

Distance Learning average in nation


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Ohio15

Contact Information & Online Resources


Wright State University-Main Campus 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway,
Dayton, OH 45435-0001
937) 775-1000


Wright State University-Main Campus is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1968 - Current).
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