Fort Hays State University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Hays, KS, Fort Hays State University is one of the best universities in the state of Kansas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Fort Hays State University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Fort Hays State University.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Fort Hays State University is often abbreviated as FHSU.

600 Park Street Hays, KS 67601-4099
Phone: (800) 628-3478
Email: [email protected]
Web site:

Rankings: Fort Hays State University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 93
Average freshman retention rate: 67.0%
6-year graduation rate: 48.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 90
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 50.9%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 3.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): N/A
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 85.1%
Student selectivity ranking: 118
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 18-24
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 10%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 31%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 92.6%
Financial resources rank: 125
Alumni giving rank: 108
Average alumni giving rate (2020): N/A

Fort Hays State University History

Essential Facts: Fort Hays State University

  • Fort Hays State University is authorized to provide online education in only specific states. See if your state has granted FHSU authorization before applying.
  • At Fort Hays State University (Hays, KS), you can earn a degree or certificate from a highly respected program with its roots firmly set in a rich historical landscape.
  • Fort Hays State University is a public institution that was founded in 1902. Fort Hays State University’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities Midwest, #117-#153.

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 11%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 0%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: N/A
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook