Student Support Services | Kent State University

Our Mission

We advocate for and support our students’ academic, personal, and professional pursuits within a personalized community of care.

Our Vision

To be a model community of support that advances the lifelong success of our students.

Joining Our Family

Please visit us in the Center for Undergraduate Excellence 111 to meet with a member of our team to assess eligibility and to arrange an intake session.



  • One-on-one or group sessions
  • Meeting once or twice per week Sessions with a highly qualified
  • Learning Assistant Computer lab access with free printing
  • Private and group study spaces
Student Involvement

Personal and Professional Development

  • Financial and economic awareness
  • Graduate school exploration and preparation
  • Social event and community gatherings
  • Cultural immersion trips and experiences
  • Professional and personal development
  • Cultural immersion trips and activities
SSS Mentoring


  • Course selection assistance and add/drop counseling
  • Development of academic and career goals
  • Assistance with transitioning to college
  • Building meaningful relationships within SSS
  • Develop and strengthen study skills