The Admissions Story Hub
Every Golden Flash has a story to tell.
And, with over 270,000 alumni, we needed a place to house them all. Explore original blogs written by current students and recent graduates, or grab some popcorn and watch our video playlists featuring college spotlights and campus life, all told from the best source – students themselves.
Student Miles Listerman describes his incredible first flight in the Aeronautics - Professional Pilot concentration and how that experience has shaped his Kent State experience.
A College Worth a Cross-Continent Journey
From Kenya to Kent, conservation biology student Ruth Morara describes KSU and the Honors College as incredible opportunities worth an 8,000 mile journey.
Explore original blogs written by current students and recent graduates about their KSU experience. From their first flight in the cockpit to their life-changing study abroad experience and finding community on campus, our Golden Flashes have incredible tales to tell.
Videos and Student Stories
Why I Chose Kent State
Every student has their “why” for choosing Kent State. Maybe it’s our rigorous academics, vibrant student life, beautiful campus or our immaculate record of graduate success. Hear why our current students decided to call KSU their home.
Meet the Class of 2027
From as far as 3,000 miles away in Alaska to as close as a short, 15-minute drive from Akron, the Class of 2027 comes from far and wide to be one thing: a Kent State Golden Flash.
Hear from students and alumni of our 11 colleges talk about their experience in their college; with over 370 prestigious undergraduate programs all offering innovative hands-on opportunities, state-of-the-art facilities and professional growth, there is a lot to talk about!
6 In-Depth Student Stories
Dive into in-depth student stories that explore six KSU hot topics: student research opportunities, study abroad experiences, life on the Kent Campus, award-winning downtown Kent, hands-on experiences and landing a dream job after graduation.
The KSU Experience
Sit back and watch a playlist about all things Kent State – from the student experience to the power of our welcoming and diverse campus, you'll get just a taste of what it is like to be a Golden Flash.