Whether you’re a current student, parent, visitor or considering attending Kent State University, you need to be able to get around campus.
Use the links below for more information on the following topics:
- Getting to Kent State
Use this link to review options for getting to, from and around Kent and Northeast Ohio, including taxis, limos, airport shuttles, bus lines and more. Click on "Transportation" to see options.
The Portage Area Regional Transit Authority is a bus service serving the Kent Campus and surrounding community. PARTA provides three on-campus routes: the Campus Loop, Allerton, and Stadium/Front Campus. These routes are open to all students and visitors of the university.
- Parking Services
Parking Services is responsible for providing well-maintained parking lots, regulated parking areas, special event parking and on-campus assistance to stranded motorists. Parking Services also manages parking permits for Kent State faculty, staff and students.
Kent State offers a Zipcar car-sharing service on campus. For an affordable rate, students 18 and older can reserve a car to use for convenient, reliable transportation.
Flashfleet is the easy, convenient and free service that lets you pick up a bicycle to use for the day from a number of locations on campus.