3,605
Students
Financial aid thermometer
9,540
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
82
82%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Emporia State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Emporia, KS, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1 Kellogg Circle
Campus Box 4034
Emporia, KS  66801-5087
United States
Contact Ms. Roxie Pearson
Associate Director of Data Management
Email: go2esu@emporia.edu
Phone: 620-341-5465
Fax: 620-341-5599

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,693
Applied
1,401
Accepted
3,605
Enrolled
83%
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Female Admissions

1,114
Females Applied
927
Females Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

579
Males Applied
474
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
Other requirements: Minimum ACT score of 21, or rank in the top 1/3 and completed QA core classes with cum 2.0 GPA, 22 Math subscore, or completed 4th year of math

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,154
In-state
19,071
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,604
Full-time student fees
8,912
Room & board
5,280
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

9,540
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,538
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
11,743
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
6,670
Avg. Loan Aid
2,982
Avg. Grant Aid
5,716
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
60%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,605
Total undergrad students
7%
International Students
10%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.03%
Black or African American 4.6%
White or Caucasian 71.02%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 0.86%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 7.55%
Other 1.54%

Gender

Male (37.64%)
Female (62.36%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 17%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Flintstock and Family Day

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Phi Eta Sigma, Student Chapter of the American Library Association of ESU, TradPlus Student Organization, Arabic Culture Student Organization and Emporia Kansas Association of Nursing Students

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
24-hour residence hall monitoring, safety and self-awareness programs

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
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Faculty

278
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 247
Part-time - 31
Male - 137
Female - 141