The Student Policy Guide has been prepared by the Office of Student Affairs and Admissions, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine.

The School of Medicine reserves the right to change these and other policies at any time. Final interpretation of these policies remains with the School of Medicine. Every effort is made to keep the web version of these policies updated. All students will be notified via e-mail of any changes to the Student Policy Guide.

As a student of Wright State University, you are subject to the rules and regulations governing all students on campus. These rules and regulations are detailed in the Wright State University Student Handbook.


To progress as a preeminent community-based medical school that advances new models of academic excellence and community health care.


To educate culturally diverse students to become excellent physicians by focusing on generalist training that is integrated, supported, and strengthened by specialists and researchers, all of whom value patient-focused care, community service, and research, and have passion for improving health in their communities.


The School promotes an environment in which all persons are free to make their contributions. All students are protected from prejudgment, intimidation, and/or discrimination. All individuals — regardless of race, color, religious beliefs, national origin, gender, age, ability, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status — are accepted and appreciated for their individuality and contributions to the diversity and functions of the School.