Start Your Kent State Ashtabula Journey
Why Kent State Ashtabula?
Big enough to offer more than 300 degree programs, from certificates to bachelor’s degrees. Small enough to give you personal attention, as well as opportunities to collaborate with and learn from internationally renowned scholars in your chosen field. Not only is Kent State counted among Ohio’s best colleges and universities, but it’s still accessible financially and academically to many different kinds of students. When you invest your willingness and hard work, Kent State Ashtabula offers academic support, real-world experience, and an inclusive campus culture.
Come and take a campus tour: you’ll be impressed! From the Robert S. Morrison Health and Science building to our brand new Student Lounge in Main Hall, our campus is surrounded by beautiful spaces both indoors and out. Plus, our proximity to major metropolitan areas — Cleveland, Erie and Youngstown — puts students within reach of world-class dining, museums, professional sports and Fortune 500 companies (think internships and jobs!).
Majors and Degree Options
Kent State offers 10 bachelor’s degrees and 17 associate degrees. As part of the Kent State system, students have access to more than 300 undergraduate and graduate majors and minors, connecting to a wide range of careers. Our academic advisors can put you on the degree track that will best help you reach your personal and career goals.
Kent State Ashtabula provides high-level support to students with disabilities through our support, assistive technology, and more. Our goal is to provide all students with equal opportunities, so that everyone can benefit, contribute and participate from all university programs, services and activities.
Offering the lowest tuition rate for a four-year college in Northeast Ohio, Kent State Ashtabula provides a quality education at an affordable price. Find out more about payment due dates, payment options, and financial aid.
Kent State Ashtabula offers a variety of scholarships on an annual basis to make the cost of higher education even more affordable. Students are invited to apply for a variety of scholarships each year.
Organizations and Clubs
With 18 student organizations and opportunities for community involvement, leadership training, and community outreach, you will be able to customize your own version of the Kent State Ashtabula experience.
Find Out What’s Up!
Never a dull moment. Choose from multiple events and activities on campus. Our What’s Up calendar is a great source of information to find out what’s going on right now on campus.
Get Out (and About)
No Car? No Problem.
Kent State Ashtabula is on the Ashtabula County Transportation System (ACTS) bus line is available for all Ashtabula County residents to use. For an affordable rate, students can pay per ride or purchase a one month pass.
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Know Your Resources
There are so many ways to get help with your studies on campus. From academic advising to accessibility services for students with disabilities. Kent State Ashtabula is dedicated to student success, providing tutoring services, supplemental instruction, and more.
Meet With Your Academic Advisor
Freshman and sophomore students are required to meet with an advisor once per semester. An advisor can help you stay on track with your major, by reviewing and updating your GPS profile. An advisor will also help you plan for future coursework.
Check Out The Library
Besides being a great place to study, the Kent State Ashtabula Library is packed full of resources and information that can help you with your coursework and projects.
Explore Career Opportunities
You can find out more about career options for your major through the Career Services page. Check out current job offers and internships, as well!