You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,050
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links
How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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ESU is a global community. Students come from more than 46 U.S. States and from more than 59 countries. Students come to ESU seeking quality education, affordable tuition, and limitless opportunities to become involved on campus.
Campus Location - The City of Emporia (25,000 pop) is located in Central-East Kansas, in the scenic Flint Hills. Emporia is a business center and self-supported city. Students at ESU enjoy the urban life with immediate access to outdoor adventures. Two major highways connect ESU with larger metropolitan areas (Kansas City, Topeka, Lawrence, and Wichita) in less than 90 minutes.
Helpful Information - Emporia State University arranges ground transportation at the beginning and end of each semester, from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to campus.
Business - some classes require Junior standingNotable Academic Programs
Unique Academic Programs
Area Studies: Asian/Oriental Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Art Therapy, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Drawing, Glass, Graphic Design, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Theater Art
Athletics: Athletic Training, Coaching, Physical Education
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Botany/Plant Sciences, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Zoology
Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Business Education, E-Business, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Public Relations
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry
Communications: American Sign Language, Communication, Journalism, Organizational Communication
Criminal Justice: Crime and Society
Earth Sciences: Earth Science, Physical Sciences
Education: Athletic Training Education, Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, Exceptional Children, Health Education, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Kindergarten Education, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Spanish, Special Education, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), Theatre Education
English: Creative Writing, English
Environmental Studies: Ecology
Foreign Language: Spanish
General Studies: Interdisciplinary Studies, Leadership Studies, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Spanish Literature
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography
Health and Safety Sciences: Health Education, Health Promotion, Nursing
Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Informatics, Information Systems
International Studies: International Relations
Library Science: Library Science, Media Librarian
Mathematics: Mathematics, Statistics
Performing Arts: Choral Music, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Music/Jazz Studies, Performance, Piano Pedagogy, Theater Arts/Drama, Theater Education
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: International Affairs/Relations, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Pre-Professional : Engineering Pre-Professional, Law Pre-Professional, Medicine Pre-Professional, Pharmacy Pre-Professional, Veterinary Medicine Pre-Professional
Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Sociology
Theater: Performance and Directing
Figures are current as of 5/31/2017.
Important Notes: Orientation fee includes meals, activities, and transportation during the week before classes start. It also includes pick up from the airport to campus and your Student ID card.
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Local public transportation is the L-cat and does not provide the best services.
Meal Plans Per Semester
All access meal plan is $1777.50 per semester. This meal plan allows you unlimited access to the Hornet's Nest and Hornet Express. You may enter the Hornet's Nest as frequently as you wish, with no restrictions on the number of personal meals you may eat per day or the number of times you may enter the Hornets Nest per week.