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Begin Your Study Abroad Experience!

Interested in study abroad, but not sure how to get started?  Check out Education Abroad's website for information about the study abroad process.  You can search all of our program options by clicking on "Programs" in the upper right hand corner of this page. 

Applications are now open!  Please refer to our application instructions, for a step by step guide on how to apply.

Additionally, you can stop by the Office of Global Education and speak with an Education Abroad Advisor.  An advisor from the Financial Aid Office is also available to speak to on Wednesday afternoons.  Please see the schedule below.


Education Abroad Advising is now available on KSU Advising.  To make an appointment with the appropriate Education Abroad Advisor, please see the list of advisors and the programs that they oversee below and the calendar of times that they advise.  Once you determine which advisor to meet with, please go to


In-person advising, including walk-in advising on Wednesdays, have been suspended.  Please see the schedule below and work with your Education Abroad advisor to schedule a phone advising meeting.

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 to 11:00 A.M.


Molly Papay 


Sara Morato

Education Abroad Walk-in Advising (call 330-672-7980 to connect with an advisor)

Rachael Mundie


Kristina Spangler


11:00 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.

No Advising

1:30 to 4:00 P.M.


Rachael Mundie


Kristina Spangler

Financial Aid Walk-in Advising
(2:00 - 4:45 P.M.; call 330-672-0514 to connect with Jessica Russell)


Molly Papay


Sara Morato

If you would like to speak to an advisor about a specific program, please see the Staff Directory below, which lists the programs that each advisor specializes in.   Once you determine which advisor to meet with, please schedule an appointment through KSU Advising.  If you need general/ just-getting-started advising, please come to our walk-ins on Wednesdays, 9:00 - 11:00 A.M.

Staff Directory

Amber Cruxton
Director, Education Abroad
By Appointment Only
Phone: 330-672-7975

Sara Morato
Assistant Director, Education Abroad
Advises for Kent State Prague, Dankook University, Xi'an Summer Program, ISEP, Effat, and Exchange Programs [Brazil - PUCPR], Paris American Academy.
Advising Hours (by appointment): Tuesday: 9:00 - 11:00 A.M.; Friday:  1:30 - 4:00 P.M.
Phone: 330-672-7984

Rachael Mundie
Interim Associate Director, Education Abroad
Advises for Faculty-led Programs, Kent State in Salamanca, and Third-Party Programs.
Advising Hours (by appointment): Monday: 1:30 - 4:00 P.M.; Thursday:  9:00 - 11:00 A.M.
Phone: 330-672-7981

Kristina Spangler
Education Abroad Advisor
Advises for Kent State Florence Programs, Kent State Geneva, Direct-Enroll Programs.
Advising Hours (by appointment): Tuesday: 1:30 - 4:00 P.M.; Friday: 9:00 - 11:00 A.M.
Phone: 330-672-0912

Molly Papay
Education Abroad Advisor
Advises for Exchange Programs [Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Portugal, Spain, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Korea University, Korea Aerospace University, ESC Rennes, ISIT, Montpellier].
Advising Hours (by appointment): Monday: 9:00 - 11:00 A.M.; Thursday: 1:30 - 4:00 P.M.
Phone: 330-672-3067

If you have a general question, you can email or call 330-672-7980.  You can also find our staff information here: