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Kent State's landscape makes visiting the 866-acre campus an eye-opening experience. Tour campus for an insider’s view into academics, campus life and research opportunities.Plan Your Visit
Kent State offers a unique bike-sharing program called Flashfleet. This convenient and free service lets you pick up a bicycle to use for the day from a number of locations on campus.Locate a Bike
Kent State’s Student Recreation and Wellness Center has two indoor swimming pools. Swimming lessons are available to all members year-round.Learn More
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Learning by doing. That's experiential learning at Kent State.
At Kent State University, students are encouraged to explore the numerous ways in which they may learn through direct experience. Opportunities for enrichment abound through experiential education, service learning, internships, research and education abroad.
Find out more by exploring the many opportunities available to students below.
The Office of Experiential Education and Civic Engagement serves as the university nexus for campus-wide experiential learning offerings. Through the OEECE, faculty and students obtain the support services to facilitate academic infusion and the combined use of experiential learning and civic engagement.
The Office of Community Service, Learning and Volunteerism promotes community-based learning, community service and volunteerism as a critical aspect of our students' undergraduate experience and fosters university engagement in the local, regional and global communities. Our work reflects our vision of a more just society and the role that our campus community can play in creating a more just and equitable world.
The Career Services Center assists students with preparing for and obtaining internship experiences that build professional skills, increase marketability to potential employers and help solidify career plans. Career Services also works with organizations seeking interns who can bring new and innovative ideas to the workplace and help contribute to their success. Faculty may request classroom presentations, refer professional contacts and investigate internship options for their students.
Undergraduate students engaging in research or working on a creative activity work closely with prominent faculty members and researchers, learn more about an area of interest, apply classroom knowledge and expand their skill set.
Studying abroad is a life-changing experience. Students studying abroad earn credit towards graduation while experiencing life in a different country, practicing a language they have been studying and developing valuable life skills.
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.
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