ADVANCE: Orientation for multicultural students

What is ADVANCE?

ADVANCE is a special orientation program for multicultural students at The University of Akron. Participants meet with current UA students, faculty, and administrators who help students learn how to identify and handle the challenges typically encountered in the freshmen year.

Benefits of ADVANCE

  • Two-day session dates offer the experience of staying overnight in a residence hall
  • Participation in interactive informational sessions
  • Review of the financial aid process
  • Meet other multicultural students
  • Learn more about the support services offered at The University of Akron

Spring/Summer 2015 - session dates

  • Monday, March 23, 2015
  • Tuesday, March 24, 2015
  • Wednesday, March 25, 2015
  • Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - Wednesday, May 13, 2015
  • Monday, May 18, 2015 - Tuesday, May 19, 2015
  • Thursday, June 4, 2015 - Friday, June 5, 2015
  • Monday, June 8, 2015 - Tuesday, June 9, 2015
  • Monday, June 22, 2015 - Tuesday, June 23, 2015
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - Thursday, July 16, 2015

How to sign up for ADVANCE

To sign-up for ADVANCE, please call 330-972-6239.

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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