Korb Hall

Highlights

  • Named for Otto J. Korb, University Trustee, 1940-1962. Dedicated in 1964.
  • Houses approximately 200 incoming freshman students. Co-ed by room and has six floors.
  • Computer cluster and air conditioning.
  • Houses the LGBTQA Living-Learning Community.

Hall Mailing Address:

Student Name
Korb Hall - KSU
Twin Desk
575 Senhauser Drive
Kent, OH 44243

GPS Address:

1425 Petrarca Drive
Kent, OH 44243

Rooms

Korb Hall is comprised of two-person double rooms. All rooms in Korb Hall are carpeted and have air conditioning.  All beds use twin-extra long sheets. Fridge, freezer, microwave units are provided by Residence Services. The loft-able furniture present in the rooms provides a multitude of furniture arrangement options! To learn more about what the lofts are and how they can be used, visit our 'Loft Instructions' page by clicking here.

During the 2021-2022 academic year, a limited number of deluxe single rooms will be available on the 6th floor. These rooms will be available to students through the contract renewal process. The deluxe single room is a double room where only one student will be assigned. Two sets of furniture will be provided in the room and must remain in the room; however, a roommate will not be assigned. 

Visitation and Alcohol Policy

To find information regarding hall policies such as visitation or quiet hours, please visit https://www.kent.edu/housing/hallways-handbook.

Dining Close to Korb Hall:

Staff

Korb and Leebrick Halls together are staffed by a Residence Hall Director (RHD), a Graduate Assistant (GA), and eleven Resident Assistants (RAs). The staff's main goals are to provide the residents with valuable information, create a positive community through educational programming, maintain a safe and high-quality living environment and serve as a resource whenever a student has a question or concern.

Hall Council

The Korb Hall Council also operates with the goal of improving student living. Hall Council provides all residents with an opportunity to interact with one another through weekly meetings and a variety of fun activities and programs. The Executive Board provides leadership opportunities within the hall, as well as the whole campus.

Diagram of double room

Diagram of restroom with ADA accessible shower and toilet

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