Frequently Asked Questions about Latitude at Kent


What utilities are included in rent at Latitude?

Your rent at Latitude includes access to an amazing apartment designed with you in mind, a community filled with amenities exclusive to residents and their guests, and the perfect location for a student at Kent State University. You’ll also get blazing fast Wi-FI, cable, water, sewer, and trash. Electricity is billed to each resident separately.

Are the apartments at Latitude furnished?

Latitude at Kent is home to expertly-designed apartments with high-end finishes and furnishings. Take a look here to see what will come in each room in your brand new modern apartment!

What kind of apartments are available at Latitude?

Latitude has one through four-bedroom floor plans with the option to upgrade to a premium unit of any style. All bedrooms come with their own private bathrooms. Floor plans are also all open-concept.

What kind of amenities does Latitude have?

Latitude at Kent has all the amenities a college student could want in Kent State housing. From our outdoor pool and hot tub to our modern fitness suite, you’ll find plenty of space to relax, rejuvenate, and recharge. For a complete list of our amenities, visit our amenities page!

Does Latitude allow pets?

Yes! Your pets are more than welcome to join you on your journey to Latitude at Kent! Pets are family and nothing is more important than family!

Does Latitude allow visitors?

Of course! Latitude at Kent welcomes all of our residents to have their friends and family come visit. All we ask is that you sign in any guest at our front desk in the interest of security.

What kind of security is available at Latitude?

Latitude’s number one priority is the safety of our residents. That’s why our apartments in Kent have 24-hour video surveillance, electronic keycard access, and an on-site emergency presence at all times. We also have a bike storage room.

What is an individual lease?

An individual lease is unlike a traditional lease. In a traditional lease, everyone living in the home signs one single lease and is responsible for coming up with one rent payment every month. With individual leases, each roommate is only responsible for his or her own lease.

Will I need a cosigner?

We only require each resident to sign their individual lease, so no, you will not need a cosigner. However, you may need a guarantor.

What is a guarantor?

A guarantor is a financially-stable third party who signs a guaranty form, ensuring the timely payment of rent. Usually this is a parent, guardian, or other relative.

Do you offer roommate matching services at Latitude?

Yes, if you’re looking for roommates for your apartment in Kent, OH, we have a proven roommate matching system that identifies the most important aspects of roommate success and compatibility. Contact our leasing office today to find out how our roommate matching services work!

How do I apply for an apartment?

Applying for an apartment at Latitude is easy! Simply navigate your way to our online application by clicking here! Applications only take about 15 minutes to complete and our team of leasing professionals are available to be your guide through every step. Before you know it, you’ll be relaxing and recharging at our Kent State housing community.

Can I pay rent online at Latitude?

Absolutely! Login to our Resident Portal to pay rent, submit maintenance requests, and more!

When can I move into Latitude?

You can put your stake in the ground at one of Latitude’s apartments in Fall of 2019! Reserve your spot for next fall when you apply today!

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