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Your Hometown University: Creating Pathways to Opportunities 

Kent State University at Stark helps the nearly 7,250 students enrolled year-round find their passion and develop a sense of purpose. As Kent State’s largest regional campus, students receive an affordable, university education on a beautiful 200-acre campus with a private college feel. Our student-faculty ratio of 17:1 means Kent State Stark’s 450 faculty and staff are dedicated to encouraging students to achieve their personal and academic goals. Students have the opportunity to begin coursework in more than 282 Kent State undergraduate degree programs or choose from over 25 bachelor’s, master’s, associate and online degrees that can be completed entirely at the Stark Campus. Stark County’s only public university, Kent State Stark was founded in 1946 and continues today improving the quality of life for this region, spurring a total economic impact in Northeast Ohio of $381.7 million.

Stark Media Relations Contacts

Tina Biasella
Director of External Affairs & Community Relations
154E Conference Center

Melissa Seeton
Public Relations & Media Communications Coordinator
154B Conference Center


Kent State Stark News

Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:08am
Friday, January 9, 2015 - 10:58am
Kent State University’s Florence Summer Institute was launched in June 2014 to provide a four-week snapshot of Kent State Florence, a semester-long study abroad program that the university has been offering for more than 40 years.   The inaugural program was so successful that Ke...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 11:11am
UPDATE: NO TICKETS REMAINPosted Thursday, Jan. 15 at 4:45 p.m.  
Monday, January 5, 2015 - 11:21am
Kent State University at Stark Theatre has announced open auditions for this season’s final theatrical production, Blur by Melanie Marnich. Auditions are open to everyone, including students and community persons.
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 8:11pm
Of the nearly 2,500 images submitted to the Olympus BioScapes Competition from researchers and microscope enthusiasts from 68 countries, one that was taken in a Kent State University at Stark laboratory won eighth place.