Korb Hall


  • Named for Otto J. Korb, University Trustee, 1940-1962. Dedicated in 1964.
  • Houses approximately 200 incoming and upper-class students. Co-ed by room and has six floors.
  • Air conditioning.
  • Houses the LGBTQA Living-Learning Community (on 2 of the floors).

Hall Mailing Address:

Student Name
Room Number, Hall
1375 Eastway Drive
Kent, OH 44243

GPS Address:

1425 Petrarca Drive
Kent, OH 44243


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. 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.

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:


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.


Required preventative maintenance is completed in each student room twice a year.


Diagram of double room

Diagram of restroom with ADA accessible shower and toilet