Coronavirus Update

Classes will be held remotely for the remainder of the spring semester, and all official university events and student activities are suspended until further notice. While the Dayton and Lake campuses remain open, access to campus is restricted to personnel who have been identified as essential. Read more.

Fall 2020 Orientation Overview

Fall 2020 Orientation

Lake Campus offers Orientation once a year, during the summer. New direct from high school and College Credit Plus students starting Fall 2020 are required to attend an Orientation session. More information will be sent via email later this spring. 

Summer Semester 2020

Summer classes begin May 11, 2020.

Summer 2020

If you are a new student starting Summer 2020, you do not have to attend Orientation. Academic Advisors will start seeing students admitted for summer semester on January 22; call (419) 586-0300 to schedule an individual appointment! 

What you can do now:

Become familiar with your Wright State accounts. Log in to with the email and password you used to apply to the university. Under Next Steps, click on Access your Student PortalMake sure to write down your UID, campus username, and email address. (If you have already accessed it but want to view it again, click on Display your Wright State Account Information.) You will need all of this information during your Orientation session. If you need assistance with WINGS Express, visit CaTS Student Support page for step-by-step instructions.

Check your financial aid status. If you plan to use federal financial aid to help pay for classes, you will need to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). If you've already submitted your FAFSA, you can check your status in WINGS Express under Student and Financial Aid, then Financial Aid and Scholarships. You might have outstanding requirements, such as verification, so it's important to make sure all requirements are satisfied. For additional information about your award notice, visit the Raider Connect website.

Apply for Lake Campus housingIf you plan to live on campus, you will need to apply separately. You will find the application in your WINGS Express, or through a link in your admissions portal. Assignments will be made according to the time and date of application for students who have submitted a complete application with pre-payment, so apply early!