Division of Student Success
The student success team is dedicated to the academic and career success of all UA students. Central to its work is the The Akron Experience, a series of initiatives that create a personalized path for students, from their first time on campus through a lifetime of achievement. The Akron Experience also creates connections between the classroom and career-related opportunities, all designed to broaden horizons and prepare students for personal and professional success.
Student success in the news
Wall Street Journal: "Colleges find micro Grants keep some students from dropping out"
Akron Beacon Journal: Akron region wins $1 million Talent Dividend prize
Cleveland Plain Dealer: $1 million prize awarded to Northeast Ohio for improving college graduation rates
Zanesville TimesRecorder: Zanesville native portrays jazz great in movie
Akron Beacon Journal: UA uses infomercial to urge students to graduate in timely manner
From Student Health Services: Ebola: What is UA doing?
Message to students
Our annual report
The reports highlight the many significant achievements and accomplishments of our Student Affairs departments.
A planful, integrated approach to improving retention is showing results.