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Audition and Portfolio Review Information

Mary Schiller Myers School of Art — 330-972-6030

Portfolio Review: Nov., 2012

School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration — 330-972-7948

Dance Program Placement Audition Dates: Nov. 17, 2012 and April 6, 2013

School of Music — 330-972-7590

School of Music Scholarship Audition Dates: Nov. 20, 2012; Feb. 2 and Feb. 16, 2013

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Apply for Financial Aid – Grants, Loans and Work-study

To apply for most state and federal financial aid programs, you must complete a FAFSA form. A FAFSA should be completed and filed by March 1. You are encouraged to file online at The Title IV code for The University of Akron is 003123. Visit

Deadline – Students admitted prior to March 1 will be considered for all available scholarships

New freshmen will be awarded scholarships based primarily on high school academic records and ACT/SAT test scores on file with the Office of Admissions. Contact the Office of Student Financial Aid at 1-800-621-3847, 330-972-7032 or Visit

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

For the most current information on tuition and fees, please visit

Tuition and Fees (per academic year)

Tuition is based on a full-time undergraduate course load of 12 to 16 credits per semester.

Full-time Tuition and Fees
Ohio Resident $9,552.48
Nonresident Surcharge See explanation below
Transportation $310.00
Books and Supplies (estimate) $900.00
Summit College Full-time Tuition and Fees
(Associate degree only)
Ohio Resident $7,868.40

PLEASE NOTE: All tuition, fees and estimates are subject to change.

Nonresident Surcharge Information

The surcharge for nonresident students is $341.70 per credit hour. For nonresident students pursuing an Associate Degree in Summit College, the surcharge is $322.45 per credit hour.

Akron Advantage Award Program

Out-of-state Scholarship

UA offers a tuition adjustment in the nonresident surcharge for academically qualified new freshmen.


Housing Fee Schedule (per academic year)

Gallucci and Grant
Double occupancy $5,830
Orr, Ritchie, Sisler-McFawn, Spanton
Double occupancy $6,306
Townhouses, Quaker Square, Bulger/Spanton suites
Multiple units $6,626
Honors Complex, Spicer, South
Double occupancy $7,058
Honors Complex, Exchange St, Spicer, South
Single occupancy $8,484
Triple occupancy $5,410
Single occupancy $7,030
Exchange Street Apartments
Multiple units $8,864
Meal Plan Options
Traditional Meal Plan Fees
19-Meal Plan $3,572
15-Meal Plan $3,454
10-Meal Plan $3,062
Gold Dining Plan
Declining Gold Plan $4,082
Unlimited Dining Plan $3,514