Student Leadership Opportunities
Students have the opportunity to serve in two different capacities: K/T Mentor or K/T Navigator. Each position will allow for students to move-in on campus early, partake in leadership development training, gain a substantial amount of volunteer experience and serve in welcoming incoming first-year and transfer students to Kent State University.
Kupita/Transiciones (K/T) MENTORS
Serve as a mentor to first-year students for the entirety of the four-day orientation and throughout the school year. K/T mentors are awarded a scholarship as a part of their successful involvement in this program.
To become a K/T Mentor a student must:
Must be an incoming Junior or Senior (or successfully completed or enrolled in the Peer Leader Training Course).
A 2.5 cumulative GPA is required.
K/T Student Leadership Timeline
The APPLICATION process is now closed!
- K/T Mentor Interviews: March 19-20, 6:00PM - 8:00PM at the Student Multicultural Center
- Selection of Kupita/Transiciones Mentors & Navigators: The week of April 16th, 2018
- K/T Mentor and Navigator Institute: August 13 - 15, 2018
- Kupita/Transiciones Orientation Program: August 16 - 19, 2018
If you have questions about the K/T leadership process please contact the Student Multicultural Center at (330) 672-3560.