The mission of the Office of General Counsel (OGC) is to advance Kent State University's strategic goals in a manner that protects and preserves the legal, ethical and financial integrity of the university. 

The Office of General Counsel encourages open communication among administrators, trustees, officers, faculty, staff and student leaders in working to reduce legal risks for the university.  

The Office of the General Counsel (OGC) serves as  the legal representative of the university and is also available to provide legal advice and guidance on university-related matters to employees and departments at all campuses. This aligns with the OGC mission to advance the university’s strategic goals while preserving the legal, ethical and financial integrity of the institution.

Contact Information

Office of General Counsel
Executive Offices
Second Floor, Library
Kent Campus