About Kent State

About Kent State

At Kent State University, people hail from every corner of the globe to do work that paves the way for a brighter tomorrow. Here, you’ll find world-class faculty serving as researchers and mentors. Alumni leaders in business, healthcare, education and beyond, and students unafraid to break the mold and push boundaries. Our family is true blue and gold.

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Office of the President

A better tomorrow starts with bold leaders. Our administration members are a crucial part of ensuring Kent State stays the golden path.

Explore the Office of the President

Past Presidents

Kent State flourished up until its centennial in 2010 and has thrived thereafter due to its dedicated students, loyal alumni and dedicated faculty and staff. However, key to a successful organization is leadership committed to success, which was evident via previous presidents.

View the list of former presidents