Outside the Classroom

Your college experience includes more than textbooks and lectures.

Kettering Built Student Life

An Incredible Variety of Things To Do

It is a time for new friends and discoveries, exploring new interests and trying new things. With more than 50 student organizations, incredible social activities, intramural sports, and lively surrounding communities you'll have a lot to keep you engaged outside the classroom!

Student Sam Daleo saw the world through the study abroad program.

Explore The World

See the world, study in a different country, embrace new cultures and return with global leadership skills. If you are searching for personal growth, courage to take risks, and experience a new found confidence - then the study abroad program at Kettering University is the solution.

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In addition to academics Kettering students enjoy a variety of recreational activities.

Residence Life

By living on campus, you get the total college experience. You are part of all the action including educational, cultural, social, and recreational programs for residents.

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The Recreation Center provides faculty, staff, and students with use of a weight room, along with other services.

Recreation Services

Recreation Services includes recreation center programs, intramural sports, fitness programs and sport clubs.

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Check out the surrounding area

Within the city and downtown there are things to do and places to see, such as the Flint Institute of Arts, the Farmer’s Market, and several local restaurants. You’re only about an hour away from concert and theater venues, museums, professional sports and more in Detroit or Lansing. A trip to Canada is less than an hour and a half away. If you’re into exploring the outdoors, spend a weekend traveling through Northern Michigan or checking out one of the Great Lakes.