Only current students may use this system to schedule appointments with faculty or the academic advisors.

Schedule an Advising Appointment

If you are a current fashion student, a current Kent State student interested in a fashion major, or a transfer student who has been accepted to Kent State, please access the link below to schedule an appointment with our academic advisors.


To schedule an appointment with an academic advisor in the Fashion School, you need to select “College of the Arts Advising” as the group. Do not select “The Shannon Rodgers and Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising” as the group unless you wish to schedule an appointment with a faculty member in the Fashion School.

Schedule your advising Appointment


If you are unable to keep an advising appointment, please cancel it using the link in your confirmation email or send an email to


Prospective students are unable to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor or faculty. To accommodate our prospective students, the Fashion School and Kent State Admissions Office hose a variety of events throughout the fall, spring and summer semesters. Please come and visit us!

Explore Prospective Student events through the fashion school

Explore visiting opportunities through the Admissions Office


Walk-in advising appointments are available to current students every Wednesday throughout the fall and spring semesters from 9 - 11 a.m. and 1 - 4 p.m. in the Advising Office (Rockwell Hall, Room 222). Walk-in appointment sign-up sheets become available every Wednesday morning outside of the Advising Office. Students may meet with any of the available academic advisors. You are not required to meet with your assigned academic advisor.