Future Residents | Housing | Kent State University

Future Residents


We recommend that you explore the following before submitting your housing application:


  • Apply for Housing
  • An Application will not be processed without the $200 dollar Housing Pre-payment and $40 Application Fee.
  • The Department of Residence Services accepts Cash, Credit, Check or Money Order. You may pay with a credit card as part of the online application. Please contact our Accounting Office at 330-672-7000 to inquire about other payment options.

Break Housing

Winter break applications are available online approximately a month before the start of winter break. There is no additional application needed for spring break.

Summer Housing

  • Summer housing applications will be available April 1st
  • Applications can be downloaded and printed from the Department of Residence Services homepage
  • Stopping by the Korb Hall Main Reception Desk between the hours of 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday-Friday
  • Applications must be submitted to Korb Hall:
       Mail your application:
       Department of Residence Services
       Kent State University
       P.O. Box 5190
       Kent, Ohio 44242-0001
  • Fax Application (330)672-2579