Fort Hays State University

Hays, Kansas

Overview

Address600 Park St
School Websitewww.fhsu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Remote

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Fort Hays State University is a small public, 4-year college based in Hays, Kansas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,189 students applied to Fort Hays State University. Of those students, 2,022 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Fort Hays State University was $3,990, in addition to fees of $1,140. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Fort Hays State University.

Fort Hays State University has a 42% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Very High

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GPARecommended

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The Fort Hays State University acceptance rate is 92%. To put this into perspective, 2,022 of the 2,189 students who applied to Fort Hays State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Fort Hays State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Fort Hays State University had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Fort Hays State University was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Fort Hays State University as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Fort Hays State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $3,990. Combined with fees of $1,140, room and board costs of $8,034, other expenses of $3,804 and the $1,080 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $18,048.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $15,210 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Fort Hays State University to $28,128 for out-of-state students.

Students at Fort Hays State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Fort Hays State University was $4,355 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

Fort Hays State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Fort Hays State University.

Fort Hays State University has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Kansas residents; in fact, 79% of all students reside in Kansas. However, 20% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Fort Hays State University is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Fort Hays State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 58% students enroll at Fort Hays State University part-time; the other 6,458 students enrolled full-time.

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