Apply as an International Student

Our goal is to make the international admissions process straightforward and simple. 

Kent State University is one of America's great public universities. Founded in 1910, Kent State is currently ranked by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation's top 77 public research universities and was recognized by Times Higher Education as being among the top 200 universities in the world. We offer more than 300 academic programs at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. There is also a high density of Fortune 500 companies located within 48 kilometers of the campus, which offer opportunities for internships to enhance students' learning.

Approximately 1,500 international students from nearly 100 countries are currently enrolled at Kent State.  We make sure you feel welcome, safe and comfortable every step of the way, and if you have any questions, please reach out to us any time.

Degree Seeking Student

Undergraduate Graduate

Non-degree Seeking Student

Undergraduate Graduate