Local students are among the 527 undergraduate and 125 graduate students who completed requirements for associate, bachelor's and graduate degrees in the fall 2012 semester at Fort Hays State University. They are:


Christopher Stevenson of Inman, a bachelor’s degree of business administration in management

Steven Pope of Lindsborg, a bachelor’s degree of general studies.

Cale Cordell of Little River, a bachelor’s degree of general studies (business emphasis)

Raquell Elvin of Marquette, a bachelor’s degree of general studies (child development emphasis)

Zoeann Patrick of Marquette, an master’s degree in special education

Emily Elsasser of McPherson, a bachelor’s in general science

Cody Stucky of McPherson, an master’s degree in special education

Alex Whitehill of McPherson, a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Fort Hays State University's announcement of degrees includes only those students whose transcripts and records have been verified as meeting all requirements for the degrees listed. FHSU does not release the list until all the graduates have been verified, a process that takes as much as two or three weeks after the end of a semester.