Ken Fettig

Fairmont State amongst 2023 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings

Monday, September 12, 2022

Fairmont State University has been recognized by the U.S. News & World Report for the third consecutive year, earning placements in its 2022 – 2023 Best Colleges rankings including Best Nursing Programs and Top Social Mobility in the South—Regional University category. The U.S.

Fairmont State EPICS Office resumes international activities and intercultural events

Thursday, September 08, 2022

Representatives from the Fairmont State University Tulasi & Marilyn Joshi Office for Educational Pathways for International Centers and Students (EPICS) are looking ahead to resume both on campus intercultural and international activities after a temporary pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Fairmont State University Board of Governors acknowledge 2022 enrollment efforts

Monday, August 22, 2022

Members of the Fairmont State University Board of Governors and Executive Leadership team convened in the Falcon Center for a full Board meeting on Thursday, August 18. 

During the meeting, Vice President for Student Success, Ken Fettig, shared preliminary enrollment data for the fall semester. Fettig reported the University has experienced significant growth in first-time freshmen, crediting the work of the Admissions team throughout the 2022 enrollment cycle.

Fairmont State University extends Fall 2022 application deadline through August 12

Monday, August 08, 2022

Fairmont State University has extended its Fall 2022 application deadline, allowing prospective students to be admitted to the University through Friday, August 12.

The University’s online application closed on August 4, prior to the first day of classes on Monday, August 8. However, prospective students may apply in-person with on-the-spot admission.

Fairmont State University to welcome incoming students during orientation events

Thursday, June 02, 2022

Fairmont State University will provide several opportunities for incoming freshmen and transfer students to attend on-campus orientation at a Welcome Wednesday or weekend session, in addition to virtual orientations prior to the fall 2022 semester.

During the on-campus sessions, students will tour campus and residence halls, obtain their student ID cards, meet with advisors to schedule courses for the fall semester and more. 

Fairmont State to welcome future Falcons to campus April 9 for Maroon & White Day

Thursday, April 07, 2022

Fairmont State University will welcome prospective students and their families to campus on Saturday, April 9 for Maroon & White Day. The spring visitation day affords the opportunity for both traditional and non-traditional students to explore the University’s offerings.

Fairmont State University to host Spring Maroon & White Visitation Day

Wednesday, March 02, 2022

Fairmont State University will host future Falcons on campus during Maroon & White Day on Saturday, April 9. The spring visitation day provides the opportunity for both traditional and non-traditional prospective students and their families to explore the University’s offerings.

Tips for a Successful Spring 2022

Friday, January 14, 2022

The spring semester is now in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your school supplies, prioritize homework assignments and start creating effective study tactics. To help members of our Falcon Family on their quest to getting the most out of the remainder of the academic year, we turned to Vice President for Student Success, Ken Fettig, for some useful advice.  

Fairmont State Hosts Prospective Students for Annual SOAR Awards Event

Tuesday, December 07, 2021

More than 100 prospective students filled Fairmont State University’s Falcon Center last Friday for the opportunity to earn a $500 SOAR Award scholarship to offset their educational costs.

“We loved seeing so many future Falcons on campus and we felt their excitement for the upcoming school year,” said Assistant Vice President of Enrollment and Student Life, Alicia Kalka.

Fairmont State Continues SOAR Award Events to Provide Student Scholarships

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Fairmont State University will continue its annual SOAR Award events to provide first-time freshmen admitted to the University a $500 annually renewable scholarship for up to four years. The SOAR Award opportunities were established in 2018 to assist students offset their educational costs as an institutional commitment to student achievement and success.

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