Visit The University of Akron


Visitation day events

Interact with current students and representatives from UA's academic areas, learn the processes to apply for admission, financial aid, scholarships, and housing, as well as tour the campus.

Information sessions and tours

Information session and campus tours are offered Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. by an Admissions representative, followed by a student-guided campus tour.  Programs are also available on select Saturdays.

Academic departments

To meet with someone in your intended academic area, you may contact the department directly at least two weeks in advance to schedule your visit. Some academic departments offer information sessions and campus tours.

Undergraduate Admissions

The Transfer and Adult Student Enrollment Center hosts events throughout the year to address the specific questions of transfer students.

Visit events for transfer students

You may also schedule a personal appointment by calling toll-free 1-855-828-7267, local at 330-972-7009, or e-mailing

How to enroll as a transfer student

One-on-one visits

We would be happy to provide you a personalized tour of campus and to meet with you to match your education and life experiences to your future career.

Set up a personalized tour

Visit events

The Office of Admissions hosts events throughout the year to address the specific questions of adult students.

Visit events for adult students

How to enroll as an adult student

Virtual tour


The University of Akron
Office of Admissions
Simmons Hall 109 (Map)
Akron, OH 44325-2001

Phone: 330-972-7100

Toll-free: 1-800-655-4884

Fax: 330-972-7022

Website: Undergraduate Admissions | Graduate Admissions

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