HAYS, Kan. – A local student from Jay, Oklahoma is among the 921 who completed associate, bachelor's or graduate degrees at Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kan., in the fall 2019 semester.

The university conferred graduate degrees (master’s and Education Specialist degrees) on 248 students, bachelor’s degrees on 648 students, and associate degrees on 25 students.

Fort Hays State, one of six state universities in the Kansas Board of Regents system, serves about 15,000 students, 4,500 on its campus in Hays, about 7,000 through the FHSU Virtual College and the remainder through its international partners.

Jay: January Lyn Herron, a Bachelor of Science in health studies.