Office of the President
Allison D. Garrett President
Taking Emporia State to New Heights
Under the leadership of President, Allison Garrett, ESU has been setting new records and achieving first-ever accomplishments.
Only Public Institution in KS Named a College of Distinction
Highest Retention Rate in Emporia State's School History
Most Enrolled Graduate Students in School History
Best Fundraising Year in Emporia State's History
Lowest Student Debt of All Public Universities in KS
Highest Career Outcomes Rate On Record (3-yr avg.)
Allison D. Garrett Biography
President Garrett began her tenure as Emporia State’s 17th president January, 2016. In that time, Emporia State has gained momentum in academic programming, diversity, equity and inclusion, fundraising and new building construction.
Since founded in 1863, 17 presidents have helped shape Emporia State University.