Fort Hays State University: Online

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Military Quick Facts

  • BAH Rate
    $1,331
  • GI Bill Approved Programs
    YES
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    YES
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experience
    YES
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    YES
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    YES
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Fort Hays State University: Online

Fort Hays State University is a 4-year, public university located in Hays, KS.  Students at Fort Hays State University can enroll in associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, & certificate degree programs.

Fort Hays State University Military & Veteran Support Programs

Fort Hays State University (FHSU) offers the following veteran and military support programs: 

Is Fort Hays State University a GI Bill approved school?

Yes, FHSU is a GI Bill approved school.  However, you will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by the GI Bill.  For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Is Fort Hays State University a Yellow Ribbon school?

Yes, FHSU is a Yellow Ribbon school.

Eligible military and veteran students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero tuition costs out-of-pocket.  You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is 100% covered by the Yellow Ribbon.  For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Does Fort Hays State University offer Yellow Ribbon for master’s programs?

Yes, Fort Hays State University offers Yellow Ribbon funding for master’s programs.  

Eligible students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero costs out-of-pocket.  You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred advanced degree program is in fact covered by the Yellow Ribbon.  For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Does Fort Hays State University offer a military discount or reduced tuition rates for military and veterans?

No, FHSU does not offer a military discount or reduced tuition for military and veterans. 

However, our tuition rates for our online programs are the same no matter where you are located or your in-state/out-of-state residency qualifications. Our online undergraduate tuition rate is below the Tuition Assistance cap per credit hour, and active-duty graduate tuition assistance users can qualify for the Tuition Assistance Graduate Gap Scholarship (TAGGS) to reduce any out-of-pocket costs.

For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center. 

What are Fort Hays State University’s tuition rates for military and veterans?

FHSU’s undergraduate tuition rate for active military does not exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour.  This may mean that the student may not have out-of-pocket costs.

FHSU’s graduate tuition rate for active military does exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour.  This may mean that the student may have out-of-pocket costs. 

Undergraduate/On-Campus Tuition & Fees - $181.64 per credit hour

Graduate/On-Campus Tuition & Fees - $250.02 per credit hour

Additional rates and a breakdown of tuition and fees can be found at https://www.fhsu.edu/sfs/students_parents/tuition/.

For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

What are Fort Hays State University’s online tuition rates for military and veterans?

FHSU’s online undergraduate tuition rate for active military does not exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour.  This may mean that the student may not have out-of-pocket costs.

FHSU’s online graduate tuition rate for active military does exceed the Tuition Rate assistance cap of $250 per hour.  This may mean that the student may have out-of-pocket costs.   

Undergraduate/Online Tuition - $226.88 per credit hour

Graduate/Online Tuition - $298.55 per credit hour

Master of Business Administration Tuition - $350.00 per credit hour

Doctor of Nursing Practice Tuition - $400 per credit hour

Additional rates and a breakdown of tuition and fees can be found at https://www.fhsu.edu/sfs/students_parents/tuition/.

For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Does Fort Hays State University offer online degree programs?

Yes, FHSU offers online degree programs.  

Is Fort Hays State University approved for Tuition Assistance?

Yes, FHSU is approved for Tuition Assistance.  

Eligible students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero costs out-of-pocket.  You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by Tuition Assistance. For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Does Fort Hays State University offer master’s programs covered by Tuition Assistance?

Yes, FHSU has master’s degree programs covered by Tuition Assistance funding.  

Eligible active military students may have up to 100% of their tuition covered, with zero costs out-of-pocket. You will need to check with the school to ensure that your preferred degree program is covered by Tuition Assistance.

For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Is Fort Hays State University a military friendly school?

Yes, FHSU is considered a military friendly school.

Is Fort Hays State University a MyCAA school?

Yes, FHSU is a Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) approved school.  For more info, please contact veteran services here with the FHSU Transfer & Military Center.

Message from Fort Hays State University: Online

Fort Hays State University is a thriving public, state of Kansas institution with an enrollment of more than 14,000 students. It offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in many fields and provides a wide variety of cultural and intellectual resources, not only for its faculty, staff, and students but for the western Kansas region and beyond. We are a regionally accredited institution through the Higher Learning Commission.

With over 100 years of serving our military-connected student population, FHSU is here for your next step! We understand the needs and responsibilities of our men and women in uniform. The flexibility of our online programs allows you to start or finish a degree program no matter where you're stationed or where you might be transferred.

Military and Veteran Costs
  • Tuition Cost
    $ 5,009
  • GI Bill Coverage
    - $ 5,009
  • Student Veteran Cost
    $ 0
  • Tuition Cost-Per-Credit-Hour
    $ 226
  • Tuition Assistance
    - $ 250
  • Military Student Cost
    $ 0
  • This GI Bill coverage is based on full benefits remaining. Any potential costs and coverage should be verified by the university before applying.

Military/Veteran Support

  • BAH - Campus
    $1,331
  • BAH - Online
    $916.50
  • Campus SVA Chapter
    YES
  • Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus
    YES
  • Signed VA Principles Of Excellence
    YES
  • Club/Association for Veterans
    YES
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
    NO
  • 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
    NO
  • Offers ROTC Program
    NO
  • GI Bill Approved Programs
    YES
Academic Support
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experiences
    YES
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    YES
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    YES
Financial Support
  • Comply with The Veterans's Choice Act
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    YES
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    YES
  • Scholarships for Military
    YES
  • Reduced Tuition for Military
    NO
Costs
  • Undergraduate
    $5,009
    In State
    $14,832
    Out of State
  • Graduate
    $4,162
    In State
    $10,626
    Out of State
  • Cost-Per-Credit
    $181
    In State
    $181
    Out of State
  • Cost-Per-Credit Hour - Undergraduate
    $181
    Campus
    $226
    Online
  • Cost-Per-Credit Hour - Graduate
    $250
    Campus
    $298
    Online
  • Textbooks
    $1,080
  • GI Bill Textbook Coverage
    - $1000
  • Total Cost to Student Veteran
    $ 80
Student Population
  • Student Count
    11,698
    Undergraduate
    3,372
    Graduate
    344
    GI Bill Students
  • Male
    40%
    Population
  • Female
    61%
    Population
Affiliation
  • Religious
    No Religious Affiliation
  • Ethnicity
    No Ethnic Affiliation
  • Gender
    Coed School
School Information
  • College Type
    Public
  • Setting
    Town
  • Accreditation Type
    Regional
  • Duration
    4 Year
  • Calendar
    Semesters
  • Online Undergraduate
    Yes
  • Online Graduate
    Yes
Average Scores
  • Avg. Accepted
    22
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