Visit | Kent State University

You belong at Kent State Tuscarawas! But, you've just got to visit our vibrant and friendly campus to see that it's the right fit for you!

Whether you prefer an open-house during which you can attend sessions of your own choosing or a one-on-one campus tour, we have designed perfect opportunities for you to explore the campus! Look below for upcoming events that meet your needs.

 

WELCOME TOURS

Welcome Tours are offered once or twice weekly as an opportunity for prospective students of all ages to visit campus for an individual tour with our student tour guide and meeting with an Admissions Counselor and Academic Advisor. Explore the campus, learn about the steps to applying for admission and financial aid, get details about your intended major, and have your unique questions answered by our staff. Call 330-339-3391 to schedule your visit!

 

VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY INFORMATION SESSIONS

Prospective applicants to the Veterinary Technology program are required to attend a Veterinary Technology information session or meet with the program director where they will receive instructions for the separate admission application for the Veterinary Technology Program. Detailed admission criteria, plans of study, and career opportunities are also discussed. Veterinary Technology Information Sessions are held in January and February each year. 
Contact:
Dr. Ronald Southerland, Director of Veterinary Technology
330-339-3391, Extension 47415 | rsouther@kent.edu

Get more information about the Veterinary Technology Program and Information Sessions

 

COLLEGE CREDIT PLUS INFORMATION NIGHTS

Students in grades six through eleven and their parents are invited to attend one of these sessions to learn more about the College Credit Plus (CCP) program. This is the program through which students can enroll in courses on the college campus in order to earn both high school and college credit. College Credit Plus Information Nights are held every February and March. Reservations are not necessary.
Contact:
Melissa Crites
330-339-3391, Extension 47508 | macrites@kent.edu


Get more information about the College Credit Plus program

 

SPRING INFORMATION NIGHT

Prospective students of all ages are invited to this open-house style event where you can choose sessions that interest you. Sessions may include student success, career exploration, a classroom experience, transfer credit evaluations and more. We will also offer sessions highlighting our most popular majors such as agribusiness, nursing, veterinary technology, business, education, engineering technology, justice studies and computer technology during which you can meet with faculty who teach and coordinate the majors. Spring Information Night is held every March. Reservations are suggested. 
Contact:
Jennifer Greer
330-339-3391, Extension 47476 | jgreer3@kent.edu

 

ADMISSIONS OPEN HOUSE

Students of all ages are invited to drop in during the open house hours to learn more about the campus, speak with admissions and financial aid representatives, and explore the programs we offer. Transfer students are encouraged to bring  transcripts for an initial evaluation. If you are ready to apply for admission and financial aid, bring your sealed official high school transcript or GED report along with tax information so you can complete your admission application and FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) while on campus! The Admissions Open House is held every June and July. Reservations are not necessary.
Contact:
Laurie Donley
330-339-3391, Extension 47425 | ldonley@kent.edu

 

HONORS SYMPOSIUM

For this event, we welcome local high school junior and senior Honor Society members and AP students to visit campus for interactive demonstrations of our high-tech facilities as well as lectures presented by some of our top faculty. Students will learn more about the campus while also exploring what it means to be a college Honors student. Honors Symposium is held every October. Space is limited for this event, and reservations are required.
Contact:
Melissa Crites
330-339-3391, Extension 47508 | macrites@kent.edu

 

TOUR KENT STATE TUSCARAWAS

High school juniors and seniors and their parents are invited to tour the campus; learn about the application processes for admission, financial aid and scholarships; sit in on a class in progress and enjoy a casual lunch with faculty. Tour Kent State Tuscarawas is held every October. Reservations are required.
Contact:
Sally Fadorsen
330-339-3391, Extension 47417 | sfadorse@kent.edu

 

FALL INFORMATION NIGHt

Prospective students of all ages are invited to this open-house style event where you can choose sessions that interest you. Sessions may include student success, career exploration, a classroom experience, transfer credit evaluation and more. We will also offer sessions highlighting our most popular majors such as agribusiness, nursing, veterinary technology, business, education, engineering technology, justice studies and computer technology during which you can meet with faculty who teach and coordinate the majors. Fall Information Night is held every November. Reservations are suggested.
Contact:
Melissa Crites
330-339-3391, Extension 47508 | macrites@kent.edu