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Visit the Graduate School's pages for prospective students, or contact one of our professionals below. 

For graduate admission issues, transfer of credit, evaluation of foreign credentials, and English language requirements, please contact:

Tracy McCune
Manager, Graduate Admissions

Megan Richardson
Student Services Counselor

For graduate assistantship and scholarship program, graduate assistant orientation and graduate school budgets, please contact:

Karen Caldwell
Coordinator, Graduate Studies Financial Aid
(330) 972-5858

Elizabeth Markovich
Student Services Counselor
(330) 972-5858

For graduate degree completion and thesis and dissertation submission, please contact:

Leanne McNicholas
Student Services Counselor
(330) 972-5169

For graduate faculty membership, graduate curriculum review, probation and dismissals, program extensions, and cross registration, please contact:

Heather Blake
Administrative Assistant Senior
(330) 972-7664

George Newkome George R. Newkome, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School
Professor of Polymer Science, Professor of Chemistry, James and Vanita Oelschlager Professor of Science and Technology
Phone: 330-972-6458
Fax: 330-972-2413

Dr. Mark Tausig
Associate Dean
Professor of Sociology

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The University of Akron
Graduate School
Akron, Ohio 44325-2101

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(330) 972-6475

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