SMS Hours & Contact Info

Fall 2020 Semester Hours:

Open BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Appointment times are available as 2 or 3-hour time slots and on the following days and times:

  • Monday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, CLOSED
  • Sunday, 2 - 7 p.m.

Walk-up traffic is not permitted to the space.

Regular semester hours:

  • Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Noon - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, Noon - 9 p.m.

Regular Semester Finals Week hours:

  • Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday / Sunday, CLOSED

Regular Summer hours:

  • Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
  • CLOSED on weekends
  • Also CLOSED for Memorial Day and Independence Day (July 4)

Holiday closures:

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day (Nov. 11)
  • Thanksgiving (TBD)
  • KSU Holiday Schedule (TBD)
  • Spring Break (open with limited hours)

For holiday and other intersession hours visit the University Libraries Hours Sheets page.

students work on a group project in one of the editing suites in the Student Multimedia Studio

Contact the SMS

Before contacting us for help with a project, please visit the Tutorials page first to see if the answer to your question can be found in one of the tutorials.

You can reach a student multimedia consultant directly at 330.672.0221 or kentstatesms@gmail.com.

Hilary Kennedy, SMS Manager

  • Phone: 330.672.1848
  • Email: hmkenned@kent.edu

Jobs at the SMS

The Student Multimedia Studio employs a team of Student Consultants to assist in the operations of the makerspace. To apply for a job at the SMS, visit the Jobs for Students page on the University Libraries website.