All new students need to register for Spring 2016 International Student Orientation. Registering ensures that we have enough food and bags for everyone. If you do not register, there may not be enough food and bags left for you.

Register HERE!
Date Time Location Activity
Thursday, January 14 7:45 AM - 12:30 PM Ballroom, Kent Student Center

International Student Orientation at Kent Student Center

Mandatory for all unconditionally admitted students, all J-1 exchange students, all conditionally admitted for transcripts graduate students. 
Graduate students must attend to this Orientation in addition to Graduate Student Orientation.
Please bring your passport with you!

  8:00 AM - 12:30 PM Bowman Hall, Room 133

Placement Test for ESL Students

Mandatory for all ESL and conditionally admitted students for language.

  2:30-4:00 PM 2nd floor hallway, Student Center

International Student Resource Fair 

Mandatory for all new international students including ESL students.

  6:00 - 8:00 PM Twinstar Lanes Bowling Center

Bowling Night

Come and bowl with us. After a long day, we invite you to have some fun at Twinstar Lanes! Transportation will be arranged for you to get there from the Student Center bus stop. Buses will leave from 5:30 PM in every 30 minutes until 8:00 PM.

Friday, January 15 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ballroom, Kent Student Center

Graduate Student Orientation (GSO) 

Mandatory for all new graduate international students.

  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Governance Chamber, Kent Student Center

Destination Kent State (DKS)

Mandatory only for new freshman and first time transfer students from outside the United States.

  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Bowman Hall, Room 133

ESL International Student Orientation 

Mandatory for all ESL and conditionally admitted students for language.

Bring your passport with you!