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Apply to PLA

The application period for the Provost's Leadership Academy for the 2014-2015 class has ended as of 4/15/14.

The Requirements
  • Have a 3.3—4.0 High School G.P.A.
  • 23 ACT composite score or SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1050 or higher 
  • Be an incoming Freshmen at Kent State University Fall 2014
  • Have an interest in learning more about KSU
  • Be a leader or want to become one
  • Attend weekly meetings during Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters.
Complete the Application
  • Within your application, you will submit the contact information (email address) of one person who can complete a recommendation form for you. Recommendations should only be submitted by the link sent to the reccommender on line. Recommendations can be from a teacher, employer, guidance counselor, coach, and supervisor or leader from a previous leadership experience. Parents and family members should not be used as reccommenders for this position.
  • Bring a copy of your current resume (be sure to include all of your extra-curricular activities) with you to the Interview Day, May 2, 2014.
The Process
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 15, 2014
  • Recommendation Letters Due: April 17, 2014
  • Notification of  Interview: April 18, 2014
  • In-Person Interview: May 2, 2014 (12:30pm-5pm)
  • Final Decision Notification: May 12, 2014

For more information, please contact us at or 330-672-9292