Kent State University at Stark is Here for You!

A Message to Our New Students

The circumstances that we are all experiencing from COVID-19 have disrupted one of the most exciting and happiest times of your life – preparing for college. Through all of the stress and uncertainty, I want you to know that Kent State University at Stark is here to support you.


Kent State remains committed to providing you with an affordable, world-class education. Students and their families across the country are choosing to invest with us, and we hope you will, too.

We want to help you and your family weather the current crisis by assisting you with staying on track with your college plans. If you or your family have experienced a loss of income, have questions about applying for financial aid and scholarships, or would like to learn about payment plan options, let us help.

Our team of Financial Aid experts are ready to assist you.

Become a Debt-Free Flash


Kent State University President Todd Diacon recently announced that the university prefers to resume face-to-face instruction on all Kent State campuses. In addition to our preference for face-to-face instruction, Kent State is preparing both a remote learning scenario and a hybrid face-to-face and remote learning plan.

Please know that your safety and well-being and that of other students and employees are of primary importance, and our plans and preparations will be guided by health experts and by following state and federal guidelines.

If you have further questions, please reach out to us at You can find more information by visiting our Admissions page or reach out to any of our Admissions team members. We are here to support you!

Kent State University at Stark truly is the safe option during these uncertain times. You will discover why so many of our students choose to #StayHometown!


Denise A. Seachrist, Ph.D.
Dean and Chief Administrative Officer
Kent State University at Stark


POSTED: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1:16pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
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