Culture and Climate

Hesston’s location in Kansas provides an ideal setting for international students to pursue their studies.

The small, intimate nature of the College and community of Hesston is offset by the excitement, resources, and opportunities afforded by nearby Wichita and its population of more than 300,000.

The Campus

The Hesston campus sits on about 50 acres (20 hectares) and is comprised of 13 well-equipped academic, residential, and recreational buildings. While the town of Hesston is a safe, relatively quiet community, the campus comes alive through formal and informal activities every day.

The Attention

At Hesston, there is one faculty member for every 12 students, and the average class size is 16. So you will enjoy very personal attention from your professors . Further, with barely 500 students, relationships with fellow students form quickly and often last for a lifetime.

The Support

As a student at Hesston, you will be guided through all aspects of the admission process, as well as issues related to financial aid, housing , and orientation. Also, there are dozens of student clubs and organizations at Hesston, many of which have been formed specifically for international students.

The Weather

Summers in Kansas can get hot, but are usually dry and less humid. Winters are relatively short, with brief intervals of snow and intense cold.