COVID-19 Updates for Geauga Campus and Twinsburg Academic Center

Kent State University is committed to maintaining a safe and healthy environment in which all students, faculty, and staff can live, learn and work.

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Flashes Prevention Information

As part of Kent State's 2021 strategy to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are focused on providing vaccines and testing through University Health Services. We encourage all members of our community to get vaccinated or get tested if showing any symptoms, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure that Flashes Take Care of Flashes. View the Flashes Prevention Information for more details.

Hours of Operation - beginning 8/23/2021

Geauga Campus

Monday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m..
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: Closed

Twinsburg Academic Center

Monday: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 77:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Kent State University President Todd Diacon Updates

Read recent communications distributed to the Kent State University community:

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Important Student Information

Learning Center

All academic support services have been moved to a virtual format to make them accessible for all students.

Tutoring

Tutoring will take place online via Blackboard Collaborate. Make a TutorTrac online appointment today!

In addition to our tutors being online, you also still have access to the university's e-tutoring system.

Academic Advising & Admissions

Make an advising appointment online on the Kent Advising website. For quick questions, you can email your advisor or admissions representative from the list below.

Bethany Begeot, Admissions Counselor
bbegeot@kent.edu

Brandie Blankenship, Coordinator of Academic Services & SAS
bblank10@kent.edu

Leanne Castillo, Academic Advisor
lcastil1@kent.edu

Kelly Burt, Financial Aid Coordinator
kburt4@kent.edu 

Mary Lynn Delfino, Admissions Coordinator
mdelfino@kent.edu

Donna Holcomb, Financial Aid Representative
dholcomb@kent.edu

Megan Krippel, Director, Enrollment Management & Student Support Services
mkrippel@kent.edu

Courtney Miller, Academic Advisor II
cbush2@kent.edu

Jeremi Weidner, Academic Advisor I
jweidner@kent.edu
 

Academic Success Workshops

There are academic workshops available to you online. Every student has access to these workshops. These include Time Management, Succeeding in the Classroom, Study Strategies, and Test your Best. In addition, keep an eye out for new workshops that will be added very soon.

Success Coaching

Personalized coaching for time management, study strategies, note-taking strategies, reading strategies, or test-taking strategies is still available. Students can schedule a phone appointment online or call 330-888-6314.

Student Accessibility Services

Accommodations are still available remotely. If you have questions about your accommodations or have been diagnosed with something and need accommodations, you can set up your appointment with Brandie Blankenship via email or at 330-888-6314 for a phone appointment.

Campus Counseling

Counseling Services are currently only available through phone appointments. Schedule a counseling phone appointment online.

Faculty and staff may contact Kent State University's Employee Assistance Program, IMPACT, at 1-800-227-6007 for live, immediate assistance.

In addition, there are several professional support services available that can also connect you to local resources. You can reach the Crisis Text Hotline by texting 741-741. You can reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or by visiting their website for a live chat. 

Food Pantry

If you are experiencing a food emergency, we encourage you to contact or visit a food pantry below.

Quick Links for IT Help While Working from Home

If emergency conditions should cause disruption to university operations, Keep on Working will help you continue to provide uninterrupted service to your colleagues and constituents. If you have any questions or need help, please contact the Kent State Geauga and Twinsburg Academic Center's IT Department by emailing IT during normal business hours. If you need help after hours, please contact Kent State's Help Desk at 330-672-HELP (4357) or visit the IT homepage.

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