Guest Students

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Undergraduate Students

Apply as an Undergraduate Tips & Requirements for an Undergraduate Guest Returning Applicants: Finish or Check the Status of Your Application

Select this option if you would like to take a limited number of undergraduate courses for credit. In order to apply as a guest, students must have graduated from high school, obtained a GED certificate or the equivalent, or be currently enrolled at another institution. Guest students can only enroll for up to 18 semester hours. Students cannot earn a degree as a guest student, nor can they apply for financial aid through Kent State. International students applying as undergraduate guest students should review the requirements prior to submitting the guest application. If you are taking courses at another institution, please consult with that financial aid office.

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Graduate Students

Apply as a Graduate Tips & Requirements for a Graduate Guest

  • You have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • You want to take a limited number of courses at Kent State University, but do not currently have an interest in pursuing a degree.
  • You have taken fewer than six graduate course hours at Kent State University in the past.