Fort Hays State University > Parents of Future Students > Parent Checklist
It’s five ‘o’ clock pm, do you know where your son or daughter may be? Well... when they’re an FHSU Tiger, they’ll be dining in McMindes Hall Cafeteria and not raiding your fridge anymore! We know that sending your son or daughter off to college can be a scary time...but we want you to know, that we are with you every step of the way. Here are a few things for Future Tiger Parents to keep in mind and check off your “To Do” list:
Meet the Admissions Staff Visit the Admissions webpage and meet our Admissions Counselors to see who’s visiting your child’s high school. Also see their contact information for any of your FHSU questions.
Check Out Campus for YourselfCome experience what FHSU has to offer. Daily tour times at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Schedule your visit online today or call 800.628.3478.
Worried About Paying for College? One Word: SCHOLARSHIPS!Scholarship packages for incoming freshman are based on ACT scores and high school transcripts. With an ACT composite of a 21 or higher your student is guaranteed $500 to $4100 at FHSU. Plus, they have the opportunity to apply for over $3 million in campus-wide scholarships.
The Wonderful World of F.A.F.S.A.The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is your ticket to loans, grants and federal work study. Contact Financial Aid at 785.628.4408 with questions or visit the official parent website. FHSU’s Title IV Code is 001915 and the priority deadline for Fort Hays is March 15.
Your Students Home Away From HomeAfter being admitted to FHSU, the next step is to apply for residential halls. Students can print, fax, or follow the instructions on their TigerTracks web portal to reserve their new room and meal plan.
Enrolling For ClassesCreating your students schedule has never been easier with early spring Enrollment Days! Join your student as they receive help pre-enrolling in classes from real FHSU students and faculty. Register online or call the Admissions Office 785.628.5666.