At Kent State University, people hail from every corner of the globe to do work that paves the way for a brighter tomorrow. Here, you’ll find world-class faculty serving as researchers and mentors. Alumni leaders in business, healthcare, education and beyond, and students unafraid to break the mold and push boundaries. Our family is true blue and gold.
Our vision ensures a promising future. Read more about our mission, core values and priorities as we charge forward. Kent State University's Mission Statement is as follows, "We transform lives and communities through the power of discovery, learning and creative expression in an inclusive environment."
Kent State ranks among the top 100 national public universities in U.S. News & World Report’s Top Public Schools ranking in its 2016 edition of Best Colleges and ranked in the coveted first-tier list in the Best National Universities category.
Read about Kent State's faculty, staff and student demographics, as well as a wide range of top-notch academic and university rankings.
We’re committed to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion at Kent State.
The university relies on private support to ensure student success, enhance academic excellence and innovation, expand breakthrough research and provide contemvpovvrary, high-tech facilities for learning, study and research.
The involvement of students, faculty, staff, parents, families, alumni and the Kent State community is the key to the future development of our students. You are an important partner; and with your support, Kent State students will be on the right path towards achieving academic success. Stay connected to Kent State through the Alumni Association, Parents and Families Association and Social Media.