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We know college can seem intimidating. But it doesn't have to be!

Here at Kent State University, students come first.

You are our priority! So not only will you be joining one of the top universities in the world, you will also be joining a community that is personal and committed to your success. 

Have questions? Give us a call at 877-KENT-EDU or email infocolumbiana@kent.edu


Application Deadlines 
     In order for your admission application to be processed in a timely manner before classes begin, you must apply by the following dates:

  • Spring 2021: Jan. 12
  • Summer 2021: July 8
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    First-Year Student Choose this option if you have not enrolled at another college or university since graduating from high school.
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    Transfer Student Choose this option if you have enrolled at another college or university since graduating from high school.
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    College Credit Plus Choose this option if you are an Ohio high-school student who wants to participate in College Credit Plus while in high school
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    Guest Students Choose this option if you would like to take a limited number of courses at Kent State for credit.
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    Online Degrees Choose this option if you would like to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree completely online.
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    Former Kent State Students Choose this option if you are a former KSU student graduate who has not attended another college or university since you were previously enrolled.
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    International Students All international students must apply online through International Admissions at the Kent Campus.
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    Post-Undergraduate Students Choose this option if you have received a Bachelor’s degree from a college or university, yet wish to take additional undergraduate courses.
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    Graduate Students Choose this option if you have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution and desire to begin graduate study.