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University Archives: Home

This guide will introduce you to the University Archives at Forsyth Library and serve as a starting point to help you begin your original research.


Fort Hays State University Archives serves as a repository for historical documents and institutional records pertaining to Fort Hays State University from 1902 to the present day. The Archives collects, preserves, and provides access to these materials for their use by our faculty, students, and researchers.



Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The Archives is closed evenings, weekends, and holidays.


Forsyth Library, Room 122


(785) 628-5282

Forsyth Library in McCartney Hall from 1926-1967

Picken Hall Columns

Contact me with questions about the University Archives

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Amber Watts
122 Forsyth Library
600 Park St.
Hays, KS 67601
(785) 628-5282