Commencement is a special time for the university community. Whether a student, faculty member, family member or friend, graduation is an important event that marks a momentous occasion in the lives of our graduates and the entire university community.
For the first time, Kent State University will add a university-wide ceremony for the 256th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Graduate participation and more information can be found at www.kent.edu/commencement.
KENT STATE STARK SPRING 2017 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY
Friday, May 12, 2017 at 7 p.m.
Umstattd Performing Arts Hall
2323 17th St. NW
Canton, Ohio 44708
Umstattd Hall is the permanent home of the Canton Symphony Orchestra and is located on the Canton McKinley High School campus.
- Map & Directions to Umstattd Hall
- Tickets required for admittance
- Hall opens at 5:30 p.m. for guests
Spring Commencement Address:
Daniel R. Flowers
President and CEO, Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
Office of Student Services
132 Main Hall