Life as a Medical Student
Even casual visitors don't need long to discover that Wright State is a different kind of medical school. Our innovative curriculum, outstanding facilities and strong reputation may help us stand out, but what really sets us apart is our community. As a student here, you will be part of a strong, supportive group of peers and mentors whose diversity of experience is matched only by their shared dedication to a common goal: helping every student to become an exceptional physician.
Intense stress, feelings of isolation and unchecked competition may be a regrettable way of life at many medical schools, but here you'll find an atmosphere of genuine support and encouragement in which students, faculty and staff work together in a spirit of collaboration. When you're ready to achieve your dream, we're all eager to help.
- Community service
- First-Year Survival Guide
- Global Health Initiative
- Radio Rounds (medical talk show hosted by students)
- Resources for military students
- Physician Leadership Development Program student activities
- Service learning
- Student organizations
Eight Great Reasons for Choosing Wright State
Whether you’re ready to apply to medical school or just beginning to explore your options, we’re excited that you’ve found the Boonshoft School of Medicine. This page will lead you quickly to the information and answers you need while giving you a sense of what makes our school — from our exceptional students and faculty to our innovative programs and state-of-the-art facilities — special.