Student Success Programs Awards 

2021Tom Vandermeulen Award

Welcome to the Office of Student Success Programs

We are glad that you have chosen to become a Golden Flash! The Office of Student Success Programs is here to partner with you and Golden Flash Family members to make the first year extraordinary. Kent State University offers academic and co-curricular experiences that will amaze and excite you. Our office will serve as the connection to those experiences to help you transition and persist to graduation. We look forward to working with you and your family to make the first year all that you desire it to be. Congratulations on joining the Golden Flash Family!

  • At Kent State, we welcome new students and families by providing orientation programming. Whether you are a first year or a transfer student you will begin your journey here.

  • Student Success Programs offers several opportunities to get involved and become a leader in the student community.

  • Student Success Programs provides several kinds of support and programs to help first-year students and their families in the student's transition to university life and expectations.