Special Collections and Archives

KSU Tuscarawas Campus records

Finding Aid for the Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus records

Author: Barbara Bass, February 2006

Revisions: April 2011 Revised by Amanda Faehnel; Updated July 2012

Descriptive Rules: DACS


Origination: Kent State University. Tuscarawas Campus


Inclusive Dates: 1963-2012


Extent: 1.66 cubic feet (4 boxes = 3 half size record storage boxes, 1 half size newspaper box)

Physical Location: 11th Floor.


Abstract: The collection contains records pertaining to the Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus including subject files, publications, and reports.


History of Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus: Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus (also known as Kent State University at Tuscarawas) began as an academic center in 1962. A full-time program was established with the partnership of Kent State University, with the first class held in 1968. Tuscarawas Campus now offers a multitude of associate and baccalaureate degrees.


Scope and Content: This collection is made up of materials formerly housed in a vertical file in the Department of Special Collections and Archives. The records are composed mostly of subject files, publications and reports. Many of these materials were created by the Publications Office on the Kent State University main campus.


Statement of Arrangement: These records are divided into the following series:

  • Series 1: Subject Files
  • Series 2: Publications
  • Series 3: Reports
  • Series 4: Schedule of Classes
  • Series 5: Oversized Materials

Preferred Citation: Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus records. Department of Special Collections and Archives. Kent State University Libraries and Media Services.

Related Material: The Kent State University Regional Campuses Office records contain materials created by the Regional Campuses office, a central office connecting Kent State's seven regional campuses. The collection includes administrative files, reports, and subject files pertaining to Tuscarawas campus, but also encompasses all seven of Kent State University's regional campuses. View the Kent State University Regional Campuses Office records finding aid.


Accruals: Additional materials will be added to the collection on a continual basis.


Box 1

Folder -- Contents

Series 1: Subject Files

  1. Admissions, 1995-1998
  2. Admissions, 2000-2012
  3. Board of Trustees, 1971
  4. Brochures, 1989-2005
  5. Brochures, Degree Programs, undated
  6. Building plans and projects, 1968-1971
  7. Bulletins, 1968-1988
  8. Commencement programs, 1971-1996
  9. Contract, KSU Board of Trustees and Tuscarawas County, 1966
  10. Correspondence, 1969-1970
  11. County University Branch District, Board of Trustees minutes, 1966-1969
  12. County University Branch District, Board of Trustees minutes, 1970-1973
  13. Dedication, 1968
  14. Degree programs, correspondence, 1967-1974
  15. Directory, faculty, staff, and auxiliary personnel, 1971
  16. Dormitory, 1971

Box 2

Folder -- Contents

  1. Engineering and Computer Technologies folders, undated
  2. Envelopes, undated
  3. Establishing general fund: resolution: Oct. 5, 1966
  4. Flyers, 1978-1991
  5. General Fund, 1966
  6. Invitations, 1992
  7. Library, 1983-1985
  8. Maps and floor plans, 1968
  9. Nursing Program, Associate Degree Program Budget, 1970-1971
  10. Ohio Outdoor Historical Drama Association,1967
  11. Proposed contract with Kent State University, 1965
  12. Safety, 1992
  13. Sale of book collection, 1982
  14. Student viewbook, 2000-2004
  15. Tuscarawas County University Branch District, undated
  16. Twentieth anniversary, 1982

Box 3

Folder -- Contents

Series 2: Publications

  1. KSU Tuscarawas Trumpet, 1973-1978
  2. KUB Reporter, 1969
  3. The Workforce Insight, 1997-1998

Series 3: Reports

  1. Annual report, 1980-1981
  2. Campus Planning Study, undated
  3. Enrollment, 1963-1984
  4. Feasibility Study, 1965
  5. Five-year Strategic Plan: 1985-1990, 1984
  6. Library Report, 1980
  7. One Hundred Hour Education Program: Ohio Nursing Home Administrators, 1972
  8. Report of the Marketing Study and Marketing Plan, 1987

Box 4

Folder -- Contents

Series 4: Schedule of Classes

  1. 1969-1990
  2. 1991-1992
  3. 1993-1995
  4. 1996-1998
  5. 1999-2001
  6. 2002-2004
  7. 2005

Box 5

Folder -- Contents

Series 5: Oversized Materials

  1. Kent State University Tuscar[a]was Campus presents...The Future Now!, 2 video cassettes, undated
  2. Posters, undated