In line with the university’s response to COVID-19 to suspend face-to-face contact, there will be no in-person academic advising appointments or walk-ins through the end of spring semester. However, you will be able schedule a virtual advising appointment by going to KSUAdvising. After you schedule your advising appointment via ​KSUAdvising, an advisor will contact you by email regarding the appointment format.

Advisors will be available via email as well, please allow 24 to 48 hours for response time.

Additionally, please be sure to check your email's on a regular basis to receive updates and important information.

Kent State’s coronavirus information page


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



  • 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.