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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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With everything we make at The University of Akron, everyone rises.

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A leader in business education for 50+ years

Our business school has received national, and even international, recognition for producing career-ready and connected graduates who go on to become competent and responsible business professionals.

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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.

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