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Alumni & Friends

Take the first step and begin your Akron Experience! Get connected between classroom, take advantage of career-related opportunities that broaden your horizons and prepare you for jobs or grad school.

Learn more by logging into My Akron.

Student Ambassadors

The Student Ambassadors program is a unique opportunity for students to represent UA in all types of settings ranging from the President's Office, sporting events and service projects.

Learn more about this great networking and leadership opportunity!

Getting ready for the big day...and beyond!

Graduation Checklist

Beyond UA

  • Check DARS (or Degree Audit Reporting System) via My Akron to see how close you are to graduating.
  • Meet with your academic adviser!
  • My Akron is your friend.  Use it to:
    • Apply for graduation. In Student Center, select the drop-down menu in “Academics” and "Apply for Graduation."
    • Check your official, personalized “To Do” list in Student Center.
  • Check your University e-mail regularly for important graduation information.
  • Visit the Career Center for information on internships/co-ops, career planning and job search preparation.
    • Did you know you can access RooLink for FREE after you graduate?  Woah.
  • Head to the Student Union or Polsky bookstores to buy your cap and gown.
  • Visit the Graduation website for more info.
    • Take advantage of the Career Center.  RooLink is FREE after you graduate!
       
    • Join the more than 6,700 UA alumni on LinkedIn.  Network with people in your area and keep up to date on UA news.
       
    • Facebook.  What's not to "like?"

    • Keep us posted on what you are up to.  Take a few seconds to Post your Pride.  Update your contact info or share some exciting news with us for Akron magazine!
       
    • Keep involved!  See all the benefits of an active alumnus.

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