Center for Academic Advising and Student Success

Manage your finances

    • Pay your tuition and fees
      Paying on time will help assure your enrollment in your classes. To assist you, a number of payment options are available.

    • Financial Aid
      Information and advice about how to obtain and sustain scholarships, grants, loans and work-study.

    • Student Accounts This office will provide information on billing, refunds, payment plan and other related account information.

 

Academic services

  • Tutoring
    We offer free tutoring in math and writing for any course, plus assistance for any General Education course. There's also a helpful center for improving your study skills.

  • Career Center
    Your convenient one-stop shop for everything related to careers — including internships/co-ops, jobs on campus, career planning, interview prep and career readiness.
  • Request a transcript
    The document is available free of charge.

  • Enrollment verification
    Sometimes insurance companies ask for this.

Health and Fitness

  • Rec Center
    Support a healthy and balanced lifestyle.

  • Health Services
    Enrolled students are eligible to receive health services on campus.

  • Counseling Center
    Psychological counseling and psychotherapy, career counseling, testing services, outreach and consultation.

  • Discussing Our Choices: Drug & Alcohol Education
    A program for students who want unbiased information about alcohol and drugs and are interested in exploring their own choices about using them.

Get Involved on Campus

greg with students

 

Tech Support

  • Computer Solutions
    Do you need to purchase Microsoft Office?  A new computer or an iPod perhaps?  Visit the store that has it all.

  • Support Desk (ZipSupport)
    Can't log into SpringBoard?  Forgot your password?  Give a quick call to the Support Desk at 330-972-6888 and let the pro's handle it.

  • Computer Repair Services
    Is your computer acting a little funny?  Stop by computer repair in the Computer Center (see on map) and have them take a look.  Make sure you have your important data backed up!

  • Support Wiki
    For the do-it-yourselfers, visit the Support Wiki for step by step instructions for many common tasks like connecting to UA's WiFi, setting up your e-mail on a phone, or accessing your files off campus.

Campus Resources

  • Adult Focus
    Adult students go to college a little differently. Stop in for information on scholarship opportunities, computer assistance and more.
  • Transfer Services
    A first time applicant to UA but have taken classes at another university?  Returning to UA after time at another college?  Visit transfer services for more information.

  • Office of Multicultural Development
    OMD provides a variety of academic programs and services to support the University's goal of recruiting and retaining multicultural students.

  • Military Services Center
    UA is a “Veteran Friendly” institution. Our mission is to provide comprehensive enrollment and referral services to you and your family.

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Resources for Pregnant
and Parenting Students

Whether you’re coming back to school and managing a family, planning to start a family or find yourself unexpectantly pregnant, the University of Akron has many resources for you to consider. We want to assist you in your multiple roles, including student and parent.

Download the Resource Guide for Pregnant and Parenting Students for on and off campus information.

Classes and majors

Be smart. Stay safe.

The University's police department operates around the clock, 365 days a year, providing the campus and the neighborhoods adjoining the university with law-enforcement services that enhance safety and security.

View the Police webpage.

View the Safety webpage.

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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