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ESU Eliminates Application Fee, Expanding Access for Future Hornets

Feb. 13, 2024 Administration

Emporia State University has taken a bold step to expand accessibility and remove a financial barrier for future students by eliminating the undergraduate application fee, making it free to apply to the university. This move streamlines the admissions process and simplifies a student’s first steps to becoming a Hornet.

An Open Letter

Sept. 26, 2023 Administration

I hope this message finds you well and in good spirits. The fall semester is off to a great start with students back and signs of progress all over campus including construction on our new Nursing + Student Wellness Center, Cybersecurity Research + Outreach Center, Esports Arena and Feltner Student Union Square.

ESU Model Resonates with Kansas Lawmakers

May 11, 2023 Administration

Emporia State is building a new college experience from the ground up for its students — focusing on making strategic investments into the programs and courses that today’s students and Kansas businesses need. The ESU Model, which is action-oriented and data-driven, resonated with lawmakers in the Kansas Statehouse.

Emporia State University Announces New Schools

April 26, 2023 Administration

Emporia State University is boldly restructuring in order to create exciting new collaboration and innovation opportunities and to advance and evolve its academic programs. These changes help us to best serve future generations of students and the needs of the Kansas workforce.

Women's History Month Reception and Awards Ceremony

March 28, 2023 Administration

Come celebrate the women of Emporia State University on Friday, March 31 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Greek Room of the Memorial Union. The Ethnic and Gender Studies Program is sponsoring the reception.