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SMS Hours & Contact Info

SMS Hours & Contact Info

SMS Hours & Contact Info

Spring Semester 2024 Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Saturday, Noon - 4 p.m.
  • Sunday, 3 - 9 p.m.

Spring Break 2024:

The Student Multimedia Studio will be closed Saturday, March 23 through Sunday, March 31, 2024. For assistance during the closure email the SMS at kentstatesms [at] and the studio will do its best to respond. Otherwise the studio will resume operations and instructional support on Monday, April 1.

Holiday closures:

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Spring Break (March 23 - 31, 2024)
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth (on observed day)
  • 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Fall Break (TBD)
  • Veteran's Day (Nov. 11)
  • Thanksgiving (TBD)
  • KSU Holiday Schedule (TBD)

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 an SMS Student Consultant directly at 330.672.0221 or kentstatesms [at]

Hilary Kennedy
Head, Student Multimedia Studio

  • Phone: 330.672.1848
  • Email: hmkenned [at]

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.