Resident Assistant Selection 2016-2017

Take a Closer Look...Apply to be a Resident Assistant!

Resident Assistants work with students living in Thompson Hall to create unit and hall community. RAs have the opportunity to work with incoming freshman and upper class students, develop leadership skills, plan programs and activities and be a positive role model for students at Kettering University!

Compensation includes:

  • Room & Board

We are looking for students who:

  • Are friendly and energetic
  • Like working with a variety of students
  • Want to further develop their leadership skills
  • Have a desire to help incoming freshman explore Kettering

An Information Session will be held Wednesday, September 2 at 6 p.m. in the Thompson Hall Lobby.

Applications are due Wednesday, September 23.

Visit our web site for application information.

Good Reads Book Club

Students, faculty, and staff are invited to join in a lively discussion of Philip K. Dick's visionary novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" Bring your lunch and thoughts about the book to the Library 9th Week Thursday (September 10) at 12:30 p.m. Copies of the book, along with a 6-part graphics novel edition, are available for check out.

Fall 2015 Drop/Add

Undergraduate web drop/add for the fall 2015 term begins Sunday, September 27, at 12:01 a.m. through Wednesday, October 7, at 5:00 p.m.

On-campus drop/add will be held Monday, October 5, through Wednesday, October 7, 5:00 p.m. The web will remain open until Wednesday, October 7, at 5:00 p.m.

All transactions must be finalized by Wednesday, October 7, at 5:00 p.m. Please note new deadline.

If you have any questions, please contact the Registrar's Office, 810-762-7436 or

DECA Philanthropy Car Wash

DECA will host a car wash Wednesday, September 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Staff Parking Lot behind the Academic Building. The car wash is donation-based and a portion of the proceeds will go toward their Muscular Dystrophy cause. Come out and support DECA and their cause.

Save the Date: SAC Bulldog Insights - Terry Haggerty '88

Join the Student Alumni Council for their third alumni speaker, Terry Haggerty '88, Global Chief Engineer, Research & Advanced EESE at Ford Motor Company.

Come to Room 2-225 on Tuesday, September 1 for his talk titled, “Product Development at Ford Motor Company -- Special Focus on Electrical & Electronics Engineering."

Lunch will be provided!

Family Day is Saturday, August 29

Student Life invites all of you to attend Family Day on Saturday, August 29. Check out a schedule of events and encourage your parents to register by August 21.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kate King at Hope to see you all on campus!

Save the Date: Brian McCartin's Retirement Reception

Don't miss the retirement reception honoring Brian McCartin's 22+1/4 years of dedicated service to the Kettering community. Please join in for cake and punch as we celebrate Brian's retirement.

Monday, August 31, 2015
noon-2 p.m.
CETL Collaboration Room
3-103 AB

CETL Teaching and Learning Workshop

Please join CETL on September 23 for the Teaching and Learning Workshop for an informative and interactive morning.

Kettering Entrepreneur Society (KES) Winter 2015 and Spring 2015 Seed Grant Winners

The Kettering Entrepreneur Society (KES) would like to congratulate Jace Stokes, Will Stokes, Andre Ray and Nathan Butler for receiving the KES Seed Grant for their excellent idea and innovation. The KES Seed Grant winners are selected by a team of their peers to pursue a particular venture of their interest.

Jace Stokes and Will Stokes founded Rod, Gun & Bow LLC where they will provide a platform that will connect outdoorsmen and land owners together to exchange goods/services. Andre Ray is the founder and CEO of Grandeur Studios where he will create well-made replicas for movie, video games and pop culture fans. Nathan Butler is the founder of Lights of the Round Table, LLC, where he intends to build the first Digital Light Workstation that will be more flexible and easily programmed compared to its Digital Audio Workstation counterpart.

All are invited to join us at our weekly meetings every Thursday at 8 PM in the KES Idea Room, 5th Floor CC. Please visit for more information.