The Kent State University Benefits Department is located in Heer Hall (across from the Ice Arena). Should you need to contact us, call 330-672-3107 or email

The employee wellness team provides services and resources to support Kent State faculty and staff physically, mentally and emotionally. Our wellness partners include IMPACT Solutions, Be Well Solutions, University Health Services, College of Health and Human Services, and many more.

Learn more about the variety of retirement plans that Kent State offers.

All Kent State University campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free as of July 1, 2017. Read on to see the resources available to support your cessation.

  • Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D)
  • Voluntary Indemnity Plans
  • Voluntary Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Whole Life Insurance