SMS Hours & Contact Info

Hours of Operation

    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.

    Fall Break 2019 hours:

    (Thursday, October 10 - Sunday, October 13)

    • Thursday (10/10), 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Friday (10/11), 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, Noon - 5 p.m.
    • Sunday, Noon - 9 p.m.

    Thanksgiving Week 2019 Hours:

    • Monday (11/25), 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
    • Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
    • Wednesday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (classes not in session)
    • Thursday - Saturday (11/28-30), CLOSED
    • Sunday (12/1), Noon - 9 p.m.

    Finals Week hours:

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

    Winter Intersession 2019-2020 hours:

    • Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    • CLOSED on weekends
    • Also CLOSED for the holidays Monday, December 23, 2019 through Wednesday, January 1, 2020

    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 (Close Wed. at 5 p.m., reopen on Sun. at noon)
    • 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.