A. Yes, students who are selected to participate in the Academic S.T.A.R.S. program will attend Destination Kent State as a group on a specific date. Students will receive more information once they are selected into the Academic S.T.A.R.S. program.
A. Unfortunately, we cannot make alternative arrangements given the nature of the interview sessions.
A. Students will move into the residence halls on Sunday, June 11th. Students who are selected for program participation will receive information about move-in and the residential location once selected to participate in the program.
A. Students are allowed ONE (1) home visitation during the July 4th holiday.
A. Yes. Students are only responsible for their program fee which ranges up to $100.00. Other than the program fee, the Student Multicultural Center covers the academic expenses associated with one’s participation in the program (i.e.., Housing, Meals, Tuition, and Books). Families will pay the program fees and traveling costs to Kent State University for the on-campus interview, move-in orientation and at the end of the program when students move-out.
The interview process consists of three components:
The interview allows the interviewers (Kent State University Faculty and Staff) to obtain more specific information about the prospective student’s qualities and aspirations, to ensure they are in alignment with the program outcomes.
A. The Academic STARS program begins on Sunday June 11th, 2017.