Apply for 2021 Homecoming Court

Kent State will feature representatives from across the eight-campus system to make up the 2021 Homecoming Courts.

Important Dates:

Mon., Feb. 15 - Application available
Mon., April 12 - Applications are due online at 5 p.m.
Fri., April 16 - Candidates notified if they qualify for an interview
Fri., April 16- Candidates begin to select interview times online
Fri., April 23 - Deadline for candidates to select interview times online
Mon. - Wed., April 26-28, - Homecoming Court candidate interview

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: 

  • 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 use the Frequently Asked Questions or contact the Center for Student Involvement at or 330-672-2480.