- Academic Departments
- Academic Success Center
- Academic Learning Center, Columbiana Campus
- Academic Advising - Undergraduate
- Academic STARS
- Academic Testing Services
- Academic Transfer
- Accreditation, Assessment and Learning (formerly Academic Quality Improvement Project or AQIP)
- Accounting, Department of
- Accounts Payable
- Accessibility Services
- Administrative Offices
- Adult Students
- Advanced Placement Program
- Aerospace Studies/Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corp
- Affirmative Action Office
- Air Force ROTC
- Alma Mater
- Alumni Relations
- Animal Research
- Annual Kent State Symposium on Democracy
- Apps, Kent State
- Anthropology, Department of
- Architecture and Environmental Design, College of
- Architect's Office
- Army ROTC
- Art, School of
- Art Education
- Arts and Sciences, College of
- Arts, College of the
- Ashtabula Campus
Why Kent State
Kent State is a globally recognized, nationally ranked and locally vital university, Kent State is Northeast Ohio's No. 1 choice among public universities. Check to see why you belong here and start with a few facts about Kent State University. You'll find much more information here.
Kent enjoys four seasons throughout the year: spring, summer, fall and winter. Average high temperatures in Kent:
- January: 1°C
- March: 9°C
- July: 29°C
- September: 23°C
- Kent State University was founded in 1910 as a teacher-training school.
- Today, Kent is a public research university.
- The University enrolls approximately 42,000 students including 2,913 international students representing 109 countries (based on Fall 2016 enrollment). Nearly 10% of students attending the Kent campus are international, twice the U.S. average.
- Comprised of 8 unique campuses located throughout northeast Ohio, offering more than 300 academic programs at the certificate, associate, bachelor’s, master’s, educational specialist and doctoral levels.
- Study sites in New York City, New York; Florence, Italy; Geneva, Switzerland and Cleveland, Ohio.
- Located in Kent, Ohio; Great Lakes region of the United States. The City has approximately 28,000 residents.
- Kent Campus = 866 acres (3.5 km2)
- Short drive to four major urban areas including: Cleveland, Akron, Columbus, and Pittsburgh. Weekend excursions are possible to famous nearby cities: Chicago (595 km), Washington, D.C. (553 km), New York City (693 km), Philadelphia (646 km) and Toronto, Canada (514 km).