► Athletics | Men's baseball vs. Buffalo, 3 p.m., May 8, Lee R. Jackson Field.
► Commencement | Graduation ceremonies are 7 p.m., May 8; 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., May 9; 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., May 10, E.J. Thomas Hall.
► Admissions | Visit Day for adult, transfer and military students, 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 16, Simmons Hall.
See all that Akron offers and receive an on-the-spot preliminary evaluation of your academic work on Saturday, May 16. Details and registration
Introducing GenEd Core: High quality general education courses at one-half the cost of community colleges. More about GenEd Core
Through the College Credit Plus program, students in 7th through 12 grade can take college-level courses for free, and earn both college and high school credit. Learn more
AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.
Our goal at The University of Akron is to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core while linking the quality of the educational experience.
Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.
An education major leads a classroom as part of her student-teaching experience.
Our students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate majors and area of study. Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Here, you will learn how to turn your aspirations into accomplishments, and your talents into tools to change the world.