Destination Kent State Advising and Registration is a mandatory, overnight orientation program for new first year students. Students are required to stay overnight in a residence hall. Parents or other family members are encouraged to attend.
Parents and guests can commute from home or request on-campus housing. Parents and guests will stay in a residence hall separate from the students for a nominal fee. Another option is to stay in a hotel. Local hotel information is listed.
Kent State University Hotel & Conference Center (330) 346-0100
Hampton Inn – 4406 State Route 43 (330) 673-8555
Holiday Inn Express – 1215 Sanctuary View (330) 673-9200
Comfort Inn – 4423 State Route 43 (330) 673-1888
Wingate – 9705 State Route 14 (330) 422-9900