Established in 1902, Fort Hays State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Hays (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Kansas. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Fort Hays State University (FHSU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Fort Hays State University (FHSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 118 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. FHSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Fort Hays State University|
|Motto||Forward Thinking. World Ready.
|Colours||Black and gold|
|Address||600 Park Street
|Tel||+1 (785) 628 3478|
|Fax||+1 (785) 628 4187|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is recommended
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||600 Park Street
(785) 628 5666
800 628 3478
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Special Focus: Two-Year Institution|
Fort Hays State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 229,243 physical volumes, 99,947 physical media, 54,287 digital/electronic medium and 156 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Fort Hays State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,731 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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