Why attend UA?
Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, boardroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Choose from more than 200 undergraduate majors and degree programs.
Take advantage of practical experiences on campus that will prepare you for internships and co-ops. From MTV to NASA to presidential campaigns — our students work in some amazing places.
Get to know your professors, and you'll find out that they're involved in exciting research and service projects, and they want you to succeed.
Research shows that students who are involved on campus are more likely to graduate. With more than 250 student organizations, you're bound to find an interest at UA.
UA is affordable and a great value. UA offers the best lifetime return on investment for its students of any public university in Northeastern Ohio.
UA also is lowest in student debt in Ohio.
Students talk about the Akron Experience, including our nationally-ranked academic programs, beautiful campus, and opportunities for real-world experiences. At Akron, you'll meet new people, experience different cultures and explore the arts.
Start dates for future terms
- Summer 2014 begins Monday, June 9
- Fall 2014 begins Monday, Aug. 25
- Spring 2015 begins Monday, Jan. 12
- Summer 2015 begins Monday, June 8