Advising Services

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Kent State University at Stark offers extensive academic advising services to students. Full-time professional academic advisors, as well as specially trained faculty advisors, are available to assist students. Academic advising is a fundamental part of the college experience at Kent State Stark. 

Advising Hours

January 17 - May 12
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.  
Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  

  • Advising Services will be closed January 16. The office will close at 5 p.m. during Spring Recess week, March 27 - 31. 
  • Advising Services will be closed from 3 - 4:30 p.m. on the following Fridays: January 20, February 17, March 17, April 21 and May 19.

Meet with an Academic Advisor

Freshmen and sophomores are required to meet with an advisor once per semester. Juniors and seniors are required to meet with an advisor once per year. 

Or, if you prefer, you can call the Office of Student Services at 330-244-3251 to schedule an advising appointment.

FALL 2017 Walk-In Advising Dates

During walk-in advising, you can meet with an academic advisor without having an appointment. Students must be admitted prior to participating in walk-in advising.

Wednesday, Aug. 16 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 24 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 28 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 29 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.