Transfer Student Orientation & Registration | Kent State University

Transfer Student Orientation & Registration

We are pleased to have you join the Kent State University community! Student Success Programs is dedicated in supporting your transition to the university as well as your academic success as a Kent State student. This is an exciting time and we want ensure you have a welcoming and informative introduction to the campus as a new Golden Flash.

Congratulations on Becoming a Golden Flash!

Your next step is to schedule your classes. To complete this step, you can register for Transfer Kent State (TKS) orientation or schedule an academic advising appointment.

Please choose ONE of the following:

Register for TKS Orientation  OR  Schedule an Advising Appointment

If you want the full experience of joining the Kent State family and making campus connections, attending TKS orientation is the best option for you. For a more streamlined experience, simply schedule your advising appointment with an advisor specific to your major.

Find additional information about TKS orientation.

If neither of these options are possible for you, please call Student Success Programs at 330-672-2014.

TKS KickStart Modules

You are encouraged to visit BlackBoard and complete the orientation modules provided. The learning modules will introduce you to important resources such as academic advising, the GPS degree audit system, financial aid and scholarship information, technology requirements and opportunities for campus involvement and leadership.

TKS KickStart Modules


Transfer Kent State Orientation