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.

Finals Week hours:

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

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.