Your Kent State Stark Bookstore is campus owned and operated. 100% of all proceeds from the bookstore go directly back into the campus, helping make a world class major university education affordable here in Stark County. Located in the Campus Center, your bookstore carries the texts, supplies and Kent State University clothing and logo merchandise you need!
September 2 - December 12
Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Closed on September 1, November 11, November 26-28.
December 15 - 19
Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
December 22 - 23
Monday & Tuesday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed December 24 - January 4.
Bookstore reopens January 5 at 9 a.m. Spring books go on sale January 5.
The principal objectives of the Kent State Stark Bookstore are service and support of the academic mission of Kent State University. Those objectives include the following:
- To make available the books and supplies needed by all KSU students - at the correct time and in the quantities needed to meet the demand, in every curriculum.
- To provide students, faculty, staff and administrators with a full service bookstore.
- To fulfill the financial responsibilities of a self-supporting unit of Kent State University.
- To ensure continuous satisfactory service through good management and responsible planning for the needs of the University in the future.