Visit Kent State virtually and see for yourself why so many students have chosen our university.Take a Virtual Tour
Conduct a personalized scholarship search now.Scholarship Search
Explore all the academic programs Kent State has to offer.Search Majors & Degrees
Make it happen! Apply now to Kent State University.Apply Now
Now that you are admitted, it’s time to get started. Get ready, set, go!Get Started
If you would like to complete a few courses at Kent State, the guest applicant may be right for you. A guest student is one who wants to take a limited number of courses at Kent State and who has no current interest in pursuing a degree. To be admitted as a guest student at the undergraduate level, you must have earned a high school diploma, a GED certificate or the equivalent. The guest application does not require transcripts or an application fee.
As an undergraduate guest student, you may attempt no more than 18 semester hours, and you are not eligible for financial aid. Those who have previously been denied admission to a degree program at Kent State may not be admitted as a guest student.
After completing courses as a guest student, if you choose to pursue a Kent State degree or want to continue beyond the 18-hour credit limit, you will need to apply for regular admission.
If you want to be a guest student at the graduate level (with a limit of six semester hours), you must have earned a baccalaureate degree or its equivalent. You should contact graduate admissions below to learn more and to submit you guest application.
800 E. Summit St., Kent, OH 44240 (Physical Address) | P.O. Box 5190, Kent, OH 44242-0001 (Mailing Address) | 330-672-3000
As a top Ohio undergraduate and graduate school, Kent State's eight campuses offer the resources of a large university with the friendly atmosphere of a liberal arts college. Enroll today to start pursuing your future at one of the best colleges in Ohio. We’ve been educating graduates for over 100 years; join us today.
Copyright 2014 Kent State University
Open the original version of this page.