Kent State Magazine: Transforming Kent State

First impressions carry a lot of weight, especially when prospective students shop for colleges. Some call it a feeling, others say they just knew the minute they arrived on campus. It is hard to pinpoint exactly what influences students’ enrollment decisions, but one thing is certain—how a university rolls out its welcome mat can make all the difference.

In an effort to enhance that welcome, Kent State University earlier this year unveiled its Gateway to a Distinctive Kent State, a $1 billion facilities master plan that will transform the look and feel of the iconic, front-facing entrance to the Kent Campus and elevate its presence both locally and well beyond Northeast Ohio.

Read more in the Spring/Summer 2018 issue of the Kent State Magazine: www.kent.edu/magazine/TransformingKentState