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Financial Aid Workshop Registration

Student Financial Aid Workshop

As a 2018-2019 admitted or prospective Kent State University student, you are cordially invited to attend a free financial aid workshop on Saturday, November 4, 2017.

The Student Financial Aid Workshop is designed to provide students and parents with detailed information on the FAFSA process, including scholarships, the awarding process, different types of financial aid programs and an overview of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on the Web. You will also have the opportunity to meet with a  financial aid representative. Internet connection information will be provided to view the presentation on your smart phone or tablet.  


Registration and refreshments will begin at 9:30 am and the program
will begin at 10:00 am.  


Welcome to Kent State University!
Overview of Kent State University Scholarships and available internet resources
Awarding Process
A brief explanation of how a student is awarded their financial aid eligibility
Meet with a financial aid representative or speak with other representatives from Kent State University.  Enjoy some refreshments!
Financial Aid Programs
Description of the federal, state and institutional grants, loans and employment programs available at Kent State University
FAFSA Application
Overview of the FAFSA on the Web section by section including preventing common mistakes
Closing Activities
Door prizes, evaluations, individual questions and optional residence hall viewing tour


Cartwright Hall
350 Terrace Drive
Kent, OH 44242

Get Directions

Auditorium parking (1) will fill up quickly, therefore you may choose to park at the Business Administration lot (2) which is the first right after turning from Summit onto Terrace Drive or your last left after turning from St Rt 59.  There is overflow parking on Hilltop Drive (3) and in the Kent State Museum (4) parking lot.


Discover the Workshop Presentation

You will be notified via email if the workshops are delayed or canceled due to inclement weather. However, you can contact our office at 330-672-0519 for up to date information on snow delays or cancellation of the workshop.

More information

More information and helpful tips on the FAFSA can be found on our FAFSA page.

Important Construction Information for Kent Campus Workshops:
Continuing through 2018, Summit Street in Kent, Ohio will undergo a major renovation between Lincoln and Loop Roads. Due to the change in traffic patterns, project timeline and parking lot adjustments, please view updated construction details to plan your trip accordingly. Detours will be posted.

Summit Street is currently only one way, going east.  Summit Street is closed to traffic traveling west, beginning at Campus Center Drive. It is advised that visitors should enter campus from East Main St./Rt. 59 onto South Lincoln and follow the directional signs to the workshop.