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Hays, Kansas

Fort Hays State University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Fort Hays State University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
92.3%
Admission Difficulty for Fort Hays State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Fort Hays State University and can I get accepted? The school has a 92% acceptance rate ranking it #19 in Kansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,022 out of 2,191 applicants were admitted making Fort Hays State University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Fort Hays State University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 49% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Fort Hays State University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Fort Hays State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
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SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Fort Hays State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A

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Fort Hays State University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Applicants Submitting ACT
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ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Fort Hays State University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.25
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need above average high school grades to get into Fort Hays State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fort Hays State University was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #16 in Kansas for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.25 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Fort Hays State University accepts 92% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Fort Hays State University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 25% Good
3.50 to 3.75 17% Good
3.25 to 3.50 15% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 13% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 17% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 10% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 3% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

61% of Fort Hays State University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Fort Hays State University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 10%
Top 25% of class 31%
Top 50% of class 61%
Bottom 50% of class 39%
Bottom 25% of class 16%

Admission Statistics

Fort Hays State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,278 911 2,191
Accepted 1,183 839 2,022
Acceptance Rate 93% 92% 92%
Enrolled 568 428 996
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 48% 51% 49%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Fort Hays State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Fort Hays State University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Do not know
Demonstration of Competencies Do not know

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Fort Hays State University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155061 IPEDS survey data for Fort Hays State University.

Frequently Asked Questions

92% of those who apply are granted admission to Fort Hays State University. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.