When is Homecoming 2021?
Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, but there are events happening throughout the week. Check the listing of all Kent State events here and all alumni events here.

Where can I park on campus?
Most parking is free except for Dix Stadium parking. Parking is first come, first served. Large lots can be found at the Center for Performing Arts, Kent Student Center, Schwartz Center and Stadium. Please allow for extra time to find parking. View the campus map

Where can I stay Homecoming weekend?
Please see visitor information for more information on hotels.

Are there tickets for Homecoming?
Homecoming is free to attend but if you let us know you are returning you will be entered into a raffle to win a Kent State prize pack.

Do I need a ticket for the Flash Nation Tailgate?
The Flash Nation Tailgate is complimentary. However, those who let us know they plan to attend in advance will receive a free Kent State tumbler and be entered into a raffle for a Kent State prize pack.

How can I purchase tickets for the football game?
Visit Ticket Central or call the ticket office at 330-672-2244. General admission tickets are $20.

How do I download my digital ticket for the football game?
Please view the instructions on this page for detailed information about how to download and use Kent State Football digital tickets.

How can I tour campus?
Tour our beautiful campus at your own pace by downloading Kent State’s self-guided campus tour app..

What should I wear for Homecoming weekend?
Wear your Kent State blue and gold gear. Homecoming is hosted rain or shine so make sure you dress for the weather.

Are face coverings required?
Per Kent State University policy, face coverings are required indoors for everyone on all Kent State campuses and strongly encouraged outdoors when in a group. Please check the Kent State COVID-19 website prior to arrival on campus to be sure you’re up to date on requirements, which can change quickly.

What is there to do before the football game?
There are many exciting events happening before the game including the Flash Nation Tailgate. See the full list of events online.

I have questions related to the 2020 commencement ceremony on Friday, Oct. 1. Who should I contact?
For more information about the 2020 commencement ceremony, please visit the Commencement 2020 webpage or contact University Events at UniversityEvents@kent.edu.

Have another question? Send us an email or call us and we would be happy to help you.

Alumni – 330-672-KENT (5368) or events@kent.edu

Athletics - http://kentstatesports.com

Athletics Ticket Office - 330-672-2244

University Events and Protocol - Office of the President universityevents@kent.edu