About Student Affairs | Kent State University

About Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs is committed to helping students become their very best self.

From traditional to non-traditional, domestic to international, commuters to residents, the division provides efforts aimed towards enhancing the co-curricular lives of all Kent State students.



Civil Service (including bargaining unit staff)


Non-KSU Personnel Staff


Administrative and professional staff


Graduate Assistants


Part-time student employees

Students working


We are responsible for guiding the development and integration of co-curricular student learning outcomes into a university-wide assessment and evaluation system that is effectively linked with planning and budgeting processes. We aim to facilitate professional development and provide support to individual departments in their assessment and strategic planning efforts.

Students outside of the Kent Student Center


See what departments and programs make up the Division of Student Affairs.

Division of Student Affairs staff members

Office of the Vice President

The Division of Student Affairs works collectively to insure the success of students at Kent State University. Meet the team that works to make that happen.


Professional Development

The Division of Student Affairs intentionally develops the whole student through transformational experiences. We passionately engage our diverse student population through quality programming and resources that enhance the educational process to insure student success.

Student listening to a lecture

Strategic Roadmap

Our vision is to lead the nation in transformative experiences that propel our students' current and future success through exploration and engagement.