Forbes: Akron one of the nation's most affordable college towns11/11/2010
The University of Akron and its home city are making national news again, this time in Forbes Magazine.
Ohio is home to four of the country’s top 15 most affordable college towns, with Akron topping that list.
The city of Akron ranks fifth in the country in home affordability, followed by Athens, home to Ohio University, at No. 7, Kent at No. 8 and Toledo at No. 9.
- The University and the community
- Job opportunities at The University of Akron
- University Park Alliance
The alliance is working to improve the 50-block neighborhood that surrounds the University. UA is a founding partner of the alliance.