Welcome to Stark State College! We’re glad you’ve come where you spend less to earn more and go further.

Now that you’ve been admitted, you’ll need to attend student orientation before enrolling in classes. You can complete the orientation either on campus or online:


1: On-Campus Orientation

Choose an on-campus orientation that’s convenient for your schedule. Check the most recent line-up:


Stark State College Akron – 755 White Pond Dr., Akron 44320

Wednesday, January 10, 2018: 5 – 7 p.m.
Location: Stark State College Akron at White Pond
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Main Campus – 6200 Frank Ave. NW, North Canton 44720

Check back later for an updated schedule of on-campus orientations on main campus.

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2: Online Orientation

If you can’t make it to campus on any of those dates, complete the orientation online at starkstate.edu/nso.

Note: The required brief survey at the end of the online orientation will be used for feedback and to verify you completed the mandatory orientation process.

Note: If you’re a veteran or active duty military personnel using GI benefits, also check additional material at military services orientation.

If you have any questions, please email orientation@starkstate.edu.

We’re looking forward to helping you get started on your journey to a successful future.