Emporia State University
Emporia State University Changing Lives Since 1863
Explore Academics + Majors Offered at ESU
ESU offers over 200 academic programs. With a wide range of options, you can choose the major that will help you achieve your goals. Whatever they are.
Learn About ESU + Our History and Tradition
Emporia State has a long and rich history of tradition that has always been centered on our students.
Undergraduate Admissions + Costs
Your resource for visiting campus, applying for admission, scholarships and cost of attendance. We have staff ready to help you!
ESU Student Life
Emporia State’s beautiful campus is buzzing with activity. At ESU we have everything you need to thrive as a student. 100+ Recognized Student Organizations, Associated Student Government, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Campus Events, Student Wellness and Academic Success Resources.
Emporia State University is an NCAA Division II school with 15 teams. There are always exciting sporting events to watch! Visit the Athletics Site for team schedules, rosters and news!
Getting here + getting around
Emporia State Social Media
Follow our social media channels for the latest Hornet happenings.
Food Hours at the Hornets Nest
Breakfast 7:00AM - 9:30AM
Continental Breakfast and Waffles 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Lunch 11:00AM - 2:00PM
Dinner 4:30PM - 7:00PM
Visit the ESU Dining Website for
- Complete list of dining locations
- Menus and hours
- Meal Plan Options
William Allen White Library
The William Allen White Library is open to the university and the Emporia community.
Visit for help with research, access to Honors College and ACES.
The Learning Commons is open 24/7!
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 AM - Midnight
Friday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 6 PM
Sunday: 1 PM to Midnight