Admitted Students

Incoming Students For Fall 2020

Congratulations on your acceptance to Wright State University - Lake Campus! Now what? Here is a general list of guidelines for you to follow as a newly admitted student. Every guideline may not pertain to you as each student's situation is different!

Make sure to visit the Next Steps section of your admissions portal on a regular basis!

Visit Campus

Come visit campus, we would love to show you around! We offer Friday morning tours and presentations, two open houses and individual appointments. 

Student Account Information

Log into your admissions portal and select “Access Your Student Portal” under “Next Steps” to get your computer account credentials (WINGS, WINGS Express, and Wright State email log in). For help, call the CaTS Help Desk at (937) 775-4827.

Financial Aid

 To apply for loans, grants, and work study, you will need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. The 2020-2021 FAFSA becomes available on October 1, 2019. You will use 2018 tax information. 

  • Wright State’s Title IV Code is 003078 
  • Wright State’s priority deadline is February 1, 2020 (prior to the start of the academic year) for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Scholarships

Lake Campus students are eligible for both general academic scholarships based on your academic performance, Western Ohio Educational Foundation (WOEF) scholarships and Wright State University Foundation. Pay attention to requirements and application deadlines! Select the scholarship button below for more details (including the scholarhsip calculator for academic performance scholarships).

Academic Performance Scholarships - Wright State University is pleased to offer scholarship opportunities to eligible students who enroll directly from high school. These scholarships range from $2,000 to full in-state tuition, room/board* and books per year, renewable for four years! (*up to the value of residential default meal plan) Select Academic Performance Scholarships below for more details. No scholarship application is needed to be considered for an Academic Performance Scholarship, simply apply to the university and be admitted by February 1st. Scholarships are awarded on an "as funds are available" basis.

Wright State University Scholarship Application - By completing the Wright State University Scholarship Application you are making yourself eligible for both the Western Ohio Educational Foundation (WOEF) Scholarships and donor-based scholarships. The deadline to submit an application is February 1, 2020. New students can access the application through your admissions portal and choose the scholarship link in the Next Steps section. Current students can access the application through WINGS Express.

Campus Housing

If desired, you can apply to live in campus housing!

The Lake Campus Housing Villas sit just west of campus and consist of townhouse-style apartments that have a beautiful view of Grand Lake St. Marys. Each apartment has four or five bedrooms, with the option of having a private or a shared bedroom. Students are encouraged to request roommates if they are living in a shared bedroom.

Send Final High School Transcript and College Transcripts

Make sure your high school sends Wright State University a final high school transcript, with your graduation date posted on it once graduation has occured.

If you’ve completed any College Credit Plus courses during high school, you will need to contact the universities to request an official transcript to be sent to Wright State University. 

Orientation & Class Registration

Information on New Student Orientaiton and Class Registration will be posted in the spring of 2020.


Transfer, Returning and Adult Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Wright State University - Lake Campus! Now what? Here is a general list of guidelines for you to follow as a newly admitted student. Every guideline may not pertain to you as each student's situation is different!

Make sure to visit the Next Steps section of your admissions portal on a regular basis!

Student Account Information

Log into your admissions portal and select “Access Your Student Portal” under “Next Steps” to get your computer account credentials (WINGS, WINGS Express, and Wright State email log in). For help, call the CaTS Help Desk at (937) 775-4827.

Financial Aid

 To apply for loans, grants, and work study, you will need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. The 2020-2021 FAFSA becomes available on October 1, 2019 and you will use 2018 tax information. For Spring Semester 2020 - student's will want to complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA which is based off of 2017 tax information. 

  • Wright State’s Title IV Code is 003078 
  • Wright State’s priority deadline is February 1, 2020 (prior to the start of the academic year) for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Scholarships

Wright State University Scholarship Application - By completing the Wright State University Scholarship Application you are making yourself eligible for both the Western Ohio Educational Foundation (WOEF) Scholarships and donor-based scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. The deadline to submit an application is February 1, 2020. New students can access the application through your admissions portal and choose the scholarship link in the Next Steps section. Current students can access the application through WINGS Express. 

  • Western Ohio Educational Foundation Scholarships - WOEF has been committed to the success of the Lake Campus  and its students for over fifty years and demonstrates this commitment through vast scholarship offerings of approximately $200,000 annually. WOEF scholarships are available for undergraduate direct-from-high-school, and new, current, returning and transfer students who plan to attend the Lake Campus and enroll for the minimum required credit hours. Applicaiton required. Deadline is February 1, 2020. 
  • Donor Based Scholarships  - Undergraduate students (first-year, continuing, and transfer and adult) can apply for multiple donor-based scholarships funded through the Wright State University Foundation and also scholarships funded by the University.

Campus Housing

If desired, you can apply to live in campus housing!

The Lake Campus Housing Villas sit just west of campus and consist of townhouse-style apartments that have a beautiful view of Grand Lake St. Marys. Each apartment has four or five bedrooms, with the option of having a private or a shared bedroom. Students are encouraged to request roommates if they are living in a shared bedroom.

College Transcripts

If you are currently attending another univeristy, make sure official transcripts are sent to Wright State Unviersity, once the term has been completed. 

Class Registration

Call the Student Services Front Desk at 419-586-0300 to schedule an academic advising appointment. Your academic advisor will discuss the transferring of classes, class registration and your plan to graduation!