Re-entry Admission Requirements


As of Fall 2001, you must meet one of the following requirements to qualify for degree-seeking admission to Fort Hays State University in accordance to Kansas Statute No. 76-717.  Students who do not meet the following requirements may be admitted in a 10% exceptions window.  Students should apply for admission and submit transcripts to be considered for the window.

Kansas High School Graduates
Non-Kansas High School Graduates
Home-Schooled Students

Transfer Students


Kansas Residents 21 years or Older


GED Graduates
 

Kansas Board of Regents
Pre-College Curriculum


Kansas Board of Regents
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Kansas High School Graduates
Kansas high school graduates must meet one of the following requirements to be eligible for admission:

  • ACT composite score of 21 or higher or equivalent score on the SAT, 
  • Rank in the top 1/3 of their graduating class, or
  • Complete the pre-college curriculum prescribed by the Kansas Board of Regents with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Non-Kansas High School Graduates
Non-Kansas high school graduates must meet one of the following requirements to be eligible for admission:

  • ACT composite score of 21 or higher or equivalent score on the SAT,
  • Rank in the top 1/3 of their graduating class, or
    Complete the pre-college curriculum prescribed by the Kansas Board of Regents with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Home-Schooled Students
Home-schooled students must meet one of the following requirements to be eligible for admission:

  • Receive an overall score of 2550 on the GED with a minimum of 510 on each subtest.  If the GED was taken before Jan. 1, 2002, the overall score must be 250 on the GED with minimum scores of 50 on each subtest.  
  • Score a 21 or higher on the ACT or an equivalent score on the SAT.

Transfer Students
Transfer students who have earned at least 24 credit hours of transferable course work with a cumulative grade point average of not less than 2.0 on a 4.0 scale at an accredited community college, college, or university shall be admitted as transfer students to FHSU and do not have to meet the qualified admission standards.   Transfer students under the age of 21 who have not completed at least 24 credit hours with at least a  cumulative grade point average of 2.0 must meet the high school graduates qualified  admission requirements. Out-of-state transfers with less than 24 credit hours must have a 2.5 G.P.A. and meet the high school  graduates minimum admission requirements.  

Students  21 years or Older
All students 21 years or older do not have to meet qualified admissions requirements to be eligible for admission. 

GED Graduates
Achieve an overall score of 2550 on the GED with minimum scores of 510 on each subtest. If the GED was taken before Jan. 1, 2002, the overall score must be 250 on the GED with minimum scores of 50 on each subtest.