The Golden Location

Just a few steps away from our beautiful campus, you will find the award winning, lively college town of Kent. And with access to four large metropolitan cities close by, it's easy to see why we call Kent State “The Golden Location."

Kent State University

Discover Kent

There’s plenty to see and do within walking distance of the Kent Campus. Follow the Lefton Esplanade to visit new restaurants and specialty shops in Kent's vibrant downtown, or explore one of 19 City of Kent parks and preserves.