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By Kelley Wisniewski

On behalf of Campus Services, welcome to Kennesaw State University! Our office oversees several departments including Campus Postal Services, Copy/Print Services, Door Access, Housing and Residence Life, KCash, Parking and Transportation, Student Health Services, Talon Card Services, the Talon One Service Center, University Dining, University Stores and Vending Services. Our departments have some exciting events and promotions happening this month, so mark your calendars!

Move-In Weekend Information

Moving in can be stressful, and we’re here to make it as easy as possible! Move-in for our on-campus housing is August 10 and 11, and each student is assigned a specific move-in time.

Don’t miss our Welcome Bash at The Commons and Stingers dining halls from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Move-In days. Our Student Health Services clinics will be open for tours between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. and students can tour the campus recreation centers on the Kennesaw Campus on August 10 and the Marietta Campus on August 11.

Also, stop by University Stores August 10–12 to take advantage of its Welcome to the Nest sale. In-stock textbooks are 10% off during Move-In; digital textbooks, eBooks and textbook rentals are not discounted. Plus, pick up apparel for the entire family to show your KSU spirit on Black & Gold Fridays. Computers, laptops and more are also available at OwlTEC, an Apple Authorized store.

To see a complete list of KSU’s Week of Welcome events, please visit For more information about Move-In, please visit the Housing and Residence Life Move-In page or call the Talon One Service Center at (470) 578-8663 (T-ONE).

Residential Student Meal Plans

Residential students receive a Meal Plan as part of the on-campus housing package. Residential Meal Plans come with both meal swipes to use at the dining halls and Dining Dollars, which is sales tax-free money that can be used to purchase food at all on-campus dining locations. Students have the option to change their Meal Plan at Please note that the last day to makes Meal Plan changes is Sunday, August 19.

Commuter Student Meal Plans

Let us take care of the cooking, so your student can concentrate on their studies! Commuter students may select from a variety of meal and Dining Dollars options to customize a Meal Plan that works best for them.

Parking Registration and Permits

Students can still select a virtual parking permit online at If your student plans to bring a car, they must sign up for a permit before arriving on campus.

No Car? No Problem!

Our Big Owl Bus services resume the morning of Monday, August 13, and has multiple routes including between the Kennesaw and Marietta Campuses. Visit to view the fall 2018 schedule and track the bus in real time. Zipcar and Zagster car and bike shares are also available.

Shop Online and Save

From now until August 9, your student can save 10% on textbooks when they order online through University Stores. All online orders also receive free ground shipping! Please note that this offer only applies to online purchases only; digital textbooks, eBooks or textbook rentals are not applicable and some restrictions may apply. Click here to get started!

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