Kent State is committed to meeting the needs of all its students. Coming back to school after serving in the military or as an adult learner gives you a different perspective on college than traditional students. Kent State's Center for Adult and Veteran Services is designed to help you build on those life experiences, easing the process of returning to college. Get familiar with Kent State's programs and services for adult learners, and feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.
The Center for Adult and Veteran Services is dedicated to enhancing the experience of the non-traditional student both in and out of the classroom. Services are geared towards providing a comprehensive and high impact student experience through support, programming and an assurance of and adherence to the highest standards of federal compliance.
Not sure where to start on your journey returning to college? Your first step will be to set up a pre-admissions counseling appointment. You will meet with an adviser to discuss your plans to start or complete a college education. During your appointment you can find out what programs Kent State University offers, what the admissions process entails, how to learn more about financial aid, and what services are available to get you oriented to the campus. Appointments are available during the day, evenings and on Saturdays with an appointment. Contact us by telephone or email for an appointment.
Kent State Named Military Friendly School Seventh Year in a Row
Kent State has been named a military friendly school by G.I. Jobs for the seventh year in a row in 2015. In addition, Kent State University at Ashtabula and Kent State University at Tuscarawas campuses also received the honors, both for the third year in a row.
G.I. Jobs is a magazine dedicated to offering helpful resources and tips to those transitioning from military service to civilian life. The magazine determines and publishes annually the top 20 percent of schools, universities and trade schools that are military friendly.