2019 Homecoming Court

Thank you for your interest in this year’s Homecoming Court at Kent State University! Please carefully read the instructions, important dates, nomination and application requirements.

Important Dates: 

  • Mon., February 18 - Application available
  • Mon., April 8 - Applications are due online at 5 p.m.
  • Fri., April 12 - Candidates notified if they qualify for an interview
  • Fri., April 12- Candidates begin to select interview times online
  • Fri., April 19 - Deadline for candidates to select interview times online
  • Mon. - Wed., April 29, 30 and May 1 - Homecoming Court candidate interviews

Nomination Requirements:

  • Be an undergraduate student enrolled at the Kent Campus
  • Have attended four consecutive semesters prior to the current term
  • Have a 2.25 or better GPA
  • Have 78 credit hours or more (90 credits by Fall semester)
  • Not served on court previously
  • Not be on probation or semester warning

Application Requirements: 

All materials must be submitted online by Monday, April 9 at 5 p.m.

  • Sponsorship/nomination letter from a sponsoring organization, residence hall, athletic team, department, or university office. This is similar to a recommendation letter and must be written by an advisor and/or Kent State University faculty or staff member.

  • Résumé reflecting campus and community involvement, leadership experience, and community service experience.

  • One page, double-spaced essay answering: what has your Kent State University experience meant to you?


Please review the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact the Center for Student Involvement at csi@kent.edu or 330-672-2480.