Financial Aid | Kent State University

Financial Aid

The Kent State Stark financial aid staff is committed to providing a high level of service and will explore all possible financial aid resources with students.

Meeting with Financial Aid

Students wishing to meet with a Kent State Stark financial aid specialist do not need to schedule an appointment. Students are helped on a walk-in basis during the following hours: 

Walk-In Financial Aid Hours:

Dec. 25 - Jan. 1
Campus Closed for Holiday Break

Jan. 2 - May 11
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  

  • Financial Aid will be closed Jan. 15.
  • Spring Break Week March 26 - 30: Hours will be Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Financial Aid will close at 3 p.m. on the following Fridays: Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 16, April 20 and May 18.

Financial Aid Staff

Students are not assigned financial aid advisors at Kent State Stark. You are welcome to contact any of the following staff members with questions regarding your financial aid. Email inquiries are encouraged.
Amber Wallace
Amber Wallace

Assistant Director for Financial Aid

Kurt Drotleff
Kurt Drotleff

Financial Aid Coordinator

Andrea Dale

Financial Aid Coordinator

Anne Fritz
Anne Fritz

VA Certifying Official

Dana Magella
Dana Magella

Financial Aid Specialist