Make a Difference
As a graduate of Kent State, you have a variety of opportunities to become involved in sustaining the livelihood of our University. Your efforts are greatly appreciated, and over time, will have a tremendous impact in the lives of current students, fellow alumni and your institution.
Become a member: Your support can also benefit you. Kent State Alumni Association members enjoy benefits and services such as discounts at local merchants and for auto insurance - all while enjoying invaluable connections with one another.
Sign up to volunteer: Assist with recruiting the next generation of Kent State students; offer career expertise and guidance; plan events in your area for Kent State alumni – learn more about all of the ways you can volunteer today.
Support Scholarship: Did you know that nearly 63 percent of Kent State students rely on loans to cover the cost of education? That's why we need your support for our scholarship programs. Scholarships are how we help students benefit from the excellence that thrives at Kent State. By contributing, you open a door, and help tomorrow's students walk through to their future. Click here to learn more about the types of scholarships you can support.
Make a Gift: Graduation was only the beginning — your connection to Kent State will last a lifetime! Making a gift to The Annual Fund strengthens that connection and ensures a bright future for Kent State. You may designate your gift to the area most important to you. Every gift, regardless of the amount, enables our students and programs to put excellence in action! Thank you for your support.
Remember Kent State in your will. Bequests present a way to leave a legacy after your lifetime. You may also establish a trust or gift annuity that can provide income to you or a loved one while benefiting the university.
Refer a Future Flash: The best source for finding out about outstanding prospective students is from you...our alumni, friends, faculty & staff! Identifying students whom you feel embody the characteristics we seek is a great way to support your institution. Please take time to provide us with information about this prospective student. At Kent State University, we respect your privacy. Any information you provide to us will be used solely for admissions purposes.