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Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate91%
Acceptance Rate91%

About Fort Hays State University

Fort Hays State University is a public, state university in the town of Hays, Kansas. Fort Hays State University was founded in 1902. The college enrolls around 15,033 students a year, including 12,225 undergrad students.

Fort Hays State University Acceptance Rate 2022

The acceptance rate at Fort Hays State University is 91%. In 2022, 1,920 students applied to Fort Hays State University and 1,754 were admitted.

Fort Hays State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests

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Fort Hays State University is located in Hays, Kansas,.

If you are interested in seeing Fort Hays State University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate-70 to Hays, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Hays Regional.

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College Info

600 Park Street Hays, KS 67601-4099

Campus Setting: Small Town

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Fort Hays State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Fort Hays State University is like? There are approximately 15,033 students enrolled at Fort Hays State University, including 12,225 undergraduate students and 2,808 graduate students. 46% percent of students attend school full-time, 71% percent are from KS and 29% percent of students are from other states.


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