Find out more about the many units that comprise Academic Affairs at Kent State University.
Among its many responsibilities, the Office of Academic Personnel maintains the official faculty records of the university and acts as a resource for university policies and procedures regarding faculty.
Accreditation, Assessment and Learning
The Office of Accreditation, Assessment and Learning leads accreditation and assessment initiatives and many other important reporting initiatives and professional development opportunities.
Blackstone LaunchPad at Kent State promotes entrepreneurship as a viable career path. Through meetings, mentoring, workshops, and events, Launchpad helps Kent State students, faculty, staff, and alumni to create new businesses or grow existing start-ups in Northeast Ohio.
Kent State offers more than 200 majors and minors leading to graduate and undergraduate degrees. Click here to find out about Kent State's colleges, schools and academic offices.
The Kent Campus hosts nine commencement ceremonies a year. Find out information pertinent to graduates, guests and faculty for this important milestone event.
Curriculum Services is responsible for analyzing, facilitating and monitoring proposed changes to curriculum and the implementation of those changes as approved by governing bodies.
Experiential Education and Civic Engagement
The Office of Experiential Education and Civic Engagement provides faculty, students and community partners with resources to transform teaching and learning into academic experiences.
Visit the Faculty Affairs site for information concerning promotion, tenure, reappointment procedures guidelines and grievance procedures, as well as faculty governance links and related documents.
The Faculty Professional Development Center provides opportunities, leadership and support for faculty and future faculty members of KSU to help them grow in their professional and scholarly work.
Office of Global Education
The Office of Global Education plans, coordinates, sustains and monitors the university's global initiatives, exchange programs and support services for international students and scholars.
Regional Campus System
Kent State's seven regional campuses bring the resources of a major university to the communities we serve.
Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
RPIE is Kent State's central institutional research office for information and planning resources.
Student Success Programs
The Office of Student Success Programs serves as the connection to the experiences that help students transition from first-year students to Kent State graduates.
Undergraduate Studies fosters student academic success by providing academic advising services and coordinating advising support throughout the university, among its many student-focused services.
The eight-campus Kent State University library system is comprised of fourteen libraries. University Libraries is a member of the prestigious Association of Research Libraries.