Airports and Arrivals

There are two airports students should consider when making flight arrangements that are located in close proximity (by car) to Kent:

  1. Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (airport code: CLE) approximately 50 minutes 
  2. Akron-Canton International Airport (airport code CAK), approximately 30 minutes 

Students must arrive before or on the Program Start Date. For example: if the Program Start Date is August 18, the student may arrive in the US up to 30 days before—the earliest date being July 19.

Campus Transportation Information

Airport Bus Pickups

On August 19th and 20th, there will be buses to transport new students from the airport to Kent State. There will be three buses each day from both the Cleveland and Akron-Canton airports. It costs $20 per person, and students must register in advance. You can find more information in the Welcome Guide you received with your I-20, and in the Pre-Arrival Newsletter you receive in your email.

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

Akron-Canton Airport