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Wright State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Dayton, OH

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,288
Out-of-state: $35,706
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,578
Out-of-state: $18,996
Room and Board
$12,084
Books and Supplies
$1,584
Other Expenses
$3,042
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
RaiderConnect@wright.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003078
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,316 (89.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
991 (75.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
980 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
197 (20.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$11,335
Need-Based Gift
Received by 895 (91.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,251
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 884 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,300
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 131 (13.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
255 (17.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,572

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
5,688 (77.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,567 (80.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,497 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
781 (17.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$11,380
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,791 (84.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,255
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,179 (92.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,939
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 404 (9.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,251 (17.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,019

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,607
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans, Private loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Choose Ohio First scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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