1200 Commercial Emporia, KS 66801-5087 620-341-5465
http://www.emporia.edu go2esu@emporia.edu
About Emporia State University
  • Year of Foundation 1863
  • Size of Campus 212 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,351
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 10%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,426 in-state, $12,630 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,146
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 4,148
The ESU Foundation was established in 1952 as an independent, nonprofit corporation that exists to support Emporia State University. The Foundation staff raises, receives, manages, invests, distributes and stewards private resources in support of the university’s mission in the areas of teaching, research, public service, and scholarship. The Foundation’s fundraising staff works with individuals, corporations and foundations that believe in and support the university’s goals and initiatives through charitable gifts that improve, enhance, and expand the vitality of Emporia State. By investing in Emporia State University you make a difference in ensuring a successful future!
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Cardinal Key, Pi Omega Pi, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Lambda Pi Eta, Order of Omega, Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor Society, Pi Gamma Mu, Psi Chi, Rho Lambda, Sigma Tau Delta, Tau Beta Sigma, Xi Phi, Sigma Pi Sigma o
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alpha & Omega, Campus Crusade for Christ, Christian Challenge, Christian Student Center, Didde Catholic Campus Center, ESU Latter-Day Saint Student Association, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Lutheran Student Organizatio
  • Other on-campus organizations 16%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 9%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Black Women's Network, Hispanic American Leadership Organization, International Club, Kava, The Liberty Society of ESU, People Organized for Women's Equal Rights, People Respecting Individuality & Diver
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Bonner & Bonner Diversity Lecture Series, Hornet Days, Founders Day, Homecoming, Family Day
  • Percent students who are frat members 13%
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Kansas City, Missouri (130), Wichita, Kansas (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Topeka, Kansas (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Emporia, Kansas (2)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 16
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 12%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 16%
  • Number of students using college housing 19%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (76%), sorority housing (8%), fraternity housing (6%), apartments for married students (10%), special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 54%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 91%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 17%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 50%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,398,893
  • Number Of Microforms 57,898
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Museums National Teachers Hall of Fame; Peterson Planetarium; Johnson Geology Museum, Eppink Art Gallery, Schmidt Natural History Museum
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 12,086
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library Facilities Anderson Library
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number of e-books 11,990
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 130
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,267
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,655
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 58%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 19%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs PayLess, Koch, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Walmart IST, Target, school districts, Newman Regional Health, BKD
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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