Access to Academic Opportunity Grant

New, on-campus, first-time Freshman and Transfer students are eligible to apply. Factors to be considered in the award of the AAOG include, but are not limited to the following: academic achievement in high school or other post-secondary academic institutions; leadership and academic potential; personal and family background; and the overall ability of the applicant to contribute to a diverse, productive and qualified student body at Fort Hays State University. Applicants are required, if eligible, to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. To apply, an additional application is required. Applicants must contact or email Hugo Perez, Assistant Director of Student Success at (785) 628-4020 or (800) 628-3478 or

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a first generation college student?
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