Application and Student Teaching Placement

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Field and Student Teaching Application 

Applications must be completed during the designated window for your term. Apply for field and student teaching in the Student Portal.

Student Teaching Application Windows


Applying Semester

For Placement Semester

Application Window


ALL (except ADED)

Fall 2023

Fall 2024

11/1/23 - 11/30/23


ADED Only 

Fall 2023

Spring 2025

12/1/23 - 1/1/24


ALL (except ADED)

Spring 2024

Spring 2025

4/1/24 - 5/1/24


*Please contact your advisor in the Vacca Office if you missed the application window

The student teaching application is not complete until all sections of the application have green checkmarks. If you have missed a section, your application is not complete and may not be processed.


The Vacca Office of Student Services will request an appropriate student teaching placement during the semester prior to student teaching for all eligible students.

Please note: Student Teaching Placements will be communicated through KSU email prior to the start of the student teaching semester. We kindly ask that you do not contact the office about placements or when you will receive them. 

All placements will be within a 50-mile radius of campus.*

*Exception: Deaf Ed placements are placed at schools for the deaf. Placements will be at minimum 2 hours away.