Welcome to the Office of Student Services located in room 304 White Hall. Our office provides the highest level of service and support to students, faculty, administrators, alumni and the larger community.

As partners in the academic success of students, the staff strives to be responsive to the needs of its students and at the same time uphold the academic standards and professional integrity of Kent State University, and outside agencies and accrediting groups. We work together as a team to be knowledgeable, helpful, efficient, and consistent, yet understanding of the diversity of students we serve.

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Our Office Provides:

  • Advising


    As partners in the shared education process of students, the Vacca Office of Student Services (VOSS) strives to provide the highest level of academic services to meet the diverse needs of current and prospective Kent State University students using our collective knowledge, experience, and creativity.

  • Clinical Experience / Student Teaching

    Clinical Experience / Student Teaching

    Student teaching is considered the culminating experience in the student's teacher education program. Student teachers are provided opportunities to observe a variety of  teachers, to apply educational theory, to demonstrate their disposition for teaching and to practice the knowledge and skills deemed essential for effective, professional practice within a supportive learning environment for all children.