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200+ undergraduate majors

We offer more than 200 in-demand and highly ranked undergraduate majors.

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A roaring campus life

Discover new interests, talents and friends at UA. Explore campus life.

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Careers, internships and more

You'll benefit from our relationships with 7,000 employers and campus partners. Career Services at Akron.

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For high achievers

Students in our prestigious Williams Honors College take advantage of additional academic and research opportunities.

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What will campus be like this fall?

We are planning for significantly more in-person instruction and activities this fall, including residence hall programming, events, speakers, shows, exhibitions, recreation, esports, intramurals, football, soccer, homecoming and more.

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University of Akron alumnus Kenneth Smith discusses the future of space exploration at a summit in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The launch of Akron’s Rocket Man

From UA, to NASA and beyond, alumnus Kenneth Smith career is rising thanks to the lift he received from our engineering co-op program, which landed him at NASA's Langley Research Center in Virginia.

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Among the best in business education

Akron has one of the top 100 undergraduate business schools in the country, and fourth in Ohio, according to Poets&Quants for Undergrads in its newly unveiled 2021 rankings.


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Learn all about academics, scholarships and living on campus during an on-campus visit or one of our many virtual information sessions. Both include campus tours!

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