Destination Kent State: New Student Orientation

Your new home is at Kent State University and Destination Kent State (DKS) is the first step in your journey!

We are so excited for you to officially begin your journey as a new Golden Flash.

Students at DKS Orientation walk across campus with Flash Guides

All new first-year students admitted for the Spring 2024 semester are required to register for and attend DKS.

DKS is a one-day program that runs from approximately 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM for all attendees. 

Parents and guests are invited to attend the DKS one-day programs - there is no separate registration for parents and guests for this program.

Registration for The Destination Kent State New Student Orientation program is available on FlashLine today!

Destination Kent State New Student Orientation Dates:

  • November 21, 2023 | KIVA
  • January 11, 2024 | Design Innovation (DI) Hub