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Fort Hays State University
Office of Admissions
Picken Hall 211
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: 785-628-5666
Fax: 1-800-432-0248
tigers@fhsu.edu
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Admission Requirements

Freshman Requirements

If you are a freshman Kansas resident (under 21 years of age) graduating in 2015 or later, you must:

  •  Complete the Kansas Qualified Admissions Pre-College Curriculum  with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale AND
  •  ACT composite score of 21 or above/SAT score of 980 or above OR
  • Rank in the top 1/3 of your high school's graduating class

If you are a freshman Non-Kansas resident (under 21 years of age) graduating in 2015 or later you must:

  • Complete the Kansas Qualified Admissions Pre-College Curriculum  with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale AND
  •  ACT composite score of 21 or above/SAT score of 980 or above OR
  • Rank in the top 1/3 of your high school's graduating class

If you graduated from a non-accredited high school or were homeschooled, you must:

  • Complete coursework equivalent to the Kansas Qualified Admissions Pre-College Curriculum with a 2.0 GPA and by achieving an ACT score of 21 or above/SAT 980 or above.  If you enroll in college courses while in high school, you must achieve a 2.0 GPA or higher in those courses.

If you obtained your GED, you must:

  • For GED tests from 2002-2013 you need to have a minimum score of 510 on each sub test and an overall score of 2550 to be admitted.
  • For GED tests from 2014 to the present you need to have a minimum score of 150 on each sub test and an overall score of 680 to be admitted.

Transfer Students

 If you are a transfer student with 24 credit hours or more, you must:

  • Have a minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) on all previous college work

If you are a transfer student under the age of 21, with fewer than 24 credit hours, you must:

  • Have a minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) on all previous college work and
  • Meet the freshman qualified admissions requirements

Adult Learner Requirements

If you are an adult learner (21 years and older) with fewer than 24 credit hours, you must:

  • Have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) on all previous college work
  • Have graduated from an accredited high school or have an overall score of 680 on GED

 If you are an adult learner (21 years and older) with no transfer work, you must:

  • Have graduated from an accredited high school or have an overall score of 680 on the GED

 

 

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