Veterans Benefits

Veterans/Reservists enrolling at Kent State Stark who plan to apply for Veterans Administration (VA) educational benefits should follow the checklist below:

Military Connected Student Checklist PDF

Military FriendlyAll veterans/reservists are required to complete the necessary Veterans Administration forms to obtain educational benefits and must complete an enrollment certification at the beginning of each semester. Veterans must be enrolled in a degree program in order to receive benefits. Some students who have a parent who is disabled or deceased from a service-connected incident may also be eligible for educational benefits.


Veterans Resources

  • Stark Campus Veterans Services
  • Stark Campus Intent of Enrollment
    • If you are an undergraduate student, please contact Annie Fritz at afritz2@kent.edu or 330-244-3246 before completing the Stark Campus Intent of Enrollment.
    • If you are a graduate student, please contact Sarah Helmick, Assistant Director and VA Certifying Official at the Kent Campus (regardless of which campus you attend), at shelmick@kent.edu or 330-672-8586. You will complete a different Intent of Enrollment.

Complete Stark Campus Intent of Enrollment Form


PRIMARY CONTACT

Anne Fritz
VA Certifying Official & Financial Aid Representative
132 Main Hall
330-244-3246
afritz2@kent.edu  

SECONDARY CONTACT

Andrea Dale
Financial Aid Coordinator
132 Main Hall
330-244-3242
adale@kent.edu