When is Homecoming 2019?
Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 but there are events happening throughout the week. Check listing of events here.

Where can I park on campus?
All parking is free but is first come, first serve. 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 watch the parade?
The best place to view the parade is by the Rock on Front Campus on Main Street. Kent State Alumni is hosting a continental breakfast and parade viewing by the Rock beginning at 9 a.m. The parade begins at 10 a.m. and bleachers will be set up along Main Street to watch.

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 some events do have a registration fee and require an RSVP. Please make sure to read each event carefully to see if there is a registration fee to attend.

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

How can I tour campus?
There are two ways to tour campus. The best way to see campus is by the guided hop on hop off trolley tours. The trolley runs from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. and allows guests to hop on and hop off at various stops on campus. You can also take a self-guided tour by foot by viewing the campus map.

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

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


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

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

Athletics -  http://kentstatesports.com

Ticket Office - 330-672-2244

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