By FHSU University Communications
HAYS, Kan. – Fort Hays State University Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science (KAMS) will host various events, including free information sessions and statewide webinars for all interested students and their families this spring. In addition to traditional sessions, KAMS will also host Counselor Luncheons for interested school counselors and teachers to provide important program updates.
KAMS offers high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to live and learn at Fort Hays State University. Students earn 68 college credits for free, join a community of outstanding students, and get a two-year head start in college.
School counselors, students and guests can learn about KAMS and visit representatives during these sessions. Visit the registration website at to sign up for a session in your area.
The lunches will be hosted by KAMS throughout Kansas this spring. During these lunches, KAMS staff will provide important updates on the flexibility recently added to our KAMS curriculum. Join us for a free lunch, receive KAMS swag and a chance to win a $250 scholarship for a potential KAMS student at your school.
Hutchinson, KS – February 16
Hays, KS – March 30
Lawrence, KS – April 4th
Information sessions for students:
The Kansas Academy of Mathematics & Science (KAMS) at Fort Hays State University invites you to join an official information session to learn how to start college two years early! If you have an interest in and aptitude for math and science and want to live and learn with students like you, register for this session today to learn more about how the Academy can meet your needs. Why wait? Your moment is now! Regardless of your educational level, the information sessions are an excellent way to gain insight into the programme’s application process, scholarships, accommodation, curriculum details and all the benefits KAMS offers. All information sessions are FREE and open to the public.
Information sessions (in person)
Manhattan, KS – February 21 at 5:00pm
Salina, KS – February 28 at 5:30pm
Kansas City, KS – March 1 at 5:30pm
Topeka, KS – March 8 at 5:30pm
Lawrence, KS – April 4th at 5:30pm
Hays, KS – April 18 at 5:30pm
KAMS is a first undergraduate program focusing on advanced math and science courses. While studying at KAMS, students live on the FHSU campus in a select residence hall with other Academy students from around the world. Over the course of two years, students complete more than 60 hours of college credit and complete their high school diploma. These college classes are taken alongside traditional college students and taught by college professors, all the while contributing to their high school graduation requirements. KAMS also offers hands-on opportunities for research, leadership, and civic engagement.