School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Fort Hays State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address600 Park St, Hays, KS 67601-4099
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Fort Hays State University is 90.34% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 52.94%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate90.34 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)52.94 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

FHSU's 2023 tuition & fees is $5,430 for Kansas residents and $15,870 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($15,870).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $4,503 for Kansas residents and $11,376 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition is not changed and same to the last year's rate.
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$5,430$15,870
Graduate Tuition & Fees$4,503$11,376
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 14,102 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 6,600 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. FHSU has 11,402 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,700 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students14,102
Undergraduate Students11,402
Graduate Students2,700
Online Enrollment6,600

Degree Information and Campus Life

FHSU offers 80 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 41 out of the 80 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by FHSU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs80 Programs
Number of online programs41 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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