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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:

    • On or after January 1, 2014, overall score of at least 600 and a minimum score of 150 of each
       subtest.

    • On or after January 1, 2002 and before January 1, 2014, overall score of at least 2,550 with a
       minimum score of 510 on each subtest.

    • Before January 1, 2002, with an overall score of at least 250 with a minimum score of 50 points
       on each subtest.

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 600 on the GED

   

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