Online OrientationAttendance at an in-person Smart Start orientation is highly recommended in order to help you make a successful transition to Kent State Stark. However, we understand this is not always possible.
To start off on the right track, take our online Smart Start Orientation when you're unable to attend an in-person orientation.
New Student Orientations
In-Person OrientationsBeing a new student on a college campus has its challenges. At Kent State Stark, we want you to feel comfortable as you begin your college career with us. Whether you're a brand new student to college or a seasoned transfer student, we've designed orientation programs to make your transition to college a smooth one.
To learn more, select your in-person orientation program based on which semester you'll be starting with us:
Kent State Stark does not offer an in-person orientation for students who are starting during the summer terms. New students for summer should take the Smart Stark Online Orientation.
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