CONGRATULATIONS 
CLASS OF 2022

Dear Summer Graduates:

Congratulations on your upcoming graduation. We invite you to participate in an in-person and/or virtual commencement ceremony on August 20, 2022. In-person ceremonies will take place on Manchester Field at the Kent Campus. Below, please find ceremony details to assist you with your participation.

CEREMONY SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 20, 2022

  • 9 a.m. Virtual Commencement
  • 10 a.m. Undergraduate and Advanced Degrees in the Colleges of:
    • Aeronautics and Engineering
    • Architecture and Environmental Design
    • Education, Health and Human Services
    • Nursing
    • Public Health
  • 2 p.m. Undergraduate and Advanced Degrees in the Colleges of:
    • Ambassador Crawford - Business and Entrepreneurship
    • Applied & Technical Studies 
    • The Arts
    • Arts and Science
    • Communication and Information

CAP AND GOWN 

  • Visit the University Bookstore during normal business hours or place your order online by July 8 to avoid rush shipping fees.

GUEST TICKETS

  • Graduates who have RSVP'd to attend an in-person ceremony can download guest tickets starting on July 20. Please watch your Kent State email address for a communication that details the procedure for downloading your 4 guest tickets. 

All in-person ceremonies will adhere to Flashes Safety Principles. If you experience any Covid symptoms: Stay home, contact your medical provider and call the COVID Response Team at 330-672-2525.


Have Questions? Contact us at Graduate@kent.edu so that we can assist you.

We look forward to celebrating you soon!

Sincerely,

University Events & Protocol