Transferring to Kent State? Follow these steps to apply!

Visit campus

  • Check out our campus and see what Kent State has to offer!
  • Want a tour specifically for transfer students?

Reserve your spot at a Make your Move event

Get Started!

Find admissions requirements and apply to Kent State University using our online application.

Got Credits?

  • Request an official transcript from each institution attended since high school graduation.
  • A transfer credit evaluation will automatically be completed once your transcripts are submitted.
SUBMIT YOUR TRANSCRIPT(S)

The transcript(s) should be sent directly to:
Admissions Office
Kent State University
P.O. Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001

ATTEND THE TKS ORIENTATION AND REGISTER FOR CLASSES!

After admission, attend the Transfer Kent State orientation to build your schedule and get ready for the upcoming semester.

Register for TKS!

Complete the online portion of orientation prior to attending TKS by doing the TKS KickStart modules in Blackboard. Use your Flashline login information to access the modules.

COMPLETE TKS KICKSTARTER MODULES!

Email transfer@kent.edu or call 330 672-2014 for more information.

Apply for Financial Aid

  • All transfer applicants are automatically reviewed for scholarships when they apply to Kent State.
  • All students are encouraged to complete the a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at as soon as possible after Oct. 1, to determine eligibility for federal and state aid including grants and student and parent loans. Kent State's Title IV School Code is 003051

Need On-Campus Housing?

Contact the Department of Residence Services at 330-672-7000 or toll-free at 1-800-706-8941, regarding on-campus housing information.

NEWLY ADMITTED STUDENTS

We’re so happy to welcome you to the Kent State University community. Please make time to login to FlashLine, your student portal, to access next steps for on boarding and to see and access other student-specific information.

CHECK YOUR @KENT.EDU EMAIL
Don’t forget! Check your Kent State e-mail for important additional steps needed to complete your enrollment.