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Automatic $500 scholarship

UA will award an automatic $500 “Early App Scholarship” to every new undergraduate student who applies for admission and completes the FAFSA by Dec. 1, 2020. Learn more.

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It's easy to transfer to UA

Plus, we offer the Akron Guarantee Scholarship for transfer students. Learn more.

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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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Breath of fresh air

Our field station near the national park will celebrate the beauty and bounty of the fall season with its “Fall into Nature” event and a virtual field experience.

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Elite cybersecurity designation

In being named a Ohio Cyber Range Institute Regional Programming Center, UA will use its expertise to offer educational and operational support to students, businesses and governments in the fight against digital threats.