Kennesaw Area Information

There's plenty to do around KSU! Located in the northwest corner of Georgia, Kennesaw State University has easy access to a variety of locations and activities for all interests. KSU is close to so many different cities, such as:

  • 1 hour north of Atlanta
  • 1 hour south of Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 2 hours east of Birmingham, Alabama
  • 3 hours south of Nashville, Tennessee
  • 3 hours southwest of Asheville, North Carolina
  • 6 hours northwest of Savannah

Atlanta is the largest city near KSU and has plenty to see and do for all interests. Some of its most popular activities include:

  • Coca-Cola Museum
  • Georgia Aquarium
  • Civil Rights Museum
  • CNN Studio Tour
  • SunTrust Park
  • Shopping in Buckhead and Atlantic Station
  • And some amazing food options

For those interested in staying locally, there are also plenty of options, such as:

  • 10 minutes south of Allatoona Lake for swimming & boating
  • 20 minutes northeast of Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield for hiking
  • 45 minutes south of Chattahoochee National Forest