How to Reach Us

Office of the Provost
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Sheridan Hall 302
Phone: (785) 628-4241
Fax: (785) 628-4157

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mon - Fri


Office of the Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

The provost is the chief academic officer for the University. This individual provides leadership, ensures academic accountability, encourages innovation and entrepreneurship, facilitates the work of faculty, staff and students and serves as a public intellectual promoting the culture, spirit and value of the academy. The provost works closely with the president in developing University priorities and in administering program budgets and faculty personnel policies. As a member of the Regents' Council of Chief Academic Officers, the provost participates in a collegial fashion with other academic leaders in system-wide shared governance and coordination.


Of Note

Journey to Distinction: Strategic Plan - information and comments form

Organizational Chart for Academic Affairs (PDF)

Foresight 2020 - A Strategic Agenda for Higher Education


March 19-25: Spring Break

April 2, 12:30-1:30 pm: Learn and Network Series, Memorial Union, Trails Room

April 26, 8:00-9:00 am: Coffee with the Provost, Memorial Union, Stouffer Lounge


May 11, 2018, 6:00 pm: Robbins College of Business and Entrepreneurship; College of Education; Werth College of Science, Technology and Mathematics

May 12, 2018, 9:00 am: College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; College of Health and Behavioral Sciences

Fall 2018

August 9, 10, 13: New Faculty Orientation, agenda TBA 

August 14: Professional Development Day, agenda TBA

August 15: Fall Convocation, Sheridan Hall, Beach Schmidt Performing Arts Center 

August 20: Fall classes begin


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