Equity, Identity, & Success
We are equity-minded leaders who provide targeted support and advocacy and create an inclusive environment with services, spaces, and programs to aid in the retention and success of underrepresented students and the cultural intelligence of all students, staff, and faculty.
Below are the areas within this pillar.
Center for Adult & Veteran Services
Kent State's Center for Adult and Veteran Services is designed to help Veteran and adult students build on life experiences, while easing the process of returning to college.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Plus (LGBTQ+) Center is dedicated to providing the students, faculty and staff at Kent State University with education, training, support and resources that cater to the gender and sexual minority community and its allies.
Office of International Student Affairs
The International Student Affairs office is dedicated to helping international students discover meaningful ways to engage in campus life, while also providing events and programs to showcase the diversity of students.
Student Accessibility Services
SAS provides accommodations to students with documented disabilities, allowing equal access of the university's programs, curricula, and services.
Student Multicultural Center
In the SMC, we value growth of the individual student, cultural affirmation, empowerment of students, creating a sense of belonging and connecting communities that affirms appreciation for difference.
The Kent State University Women’s Center is here to support you, whether you’re a student, faculty member and staff member through advocacy and education about women, gender, and diversity.