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MAKING COLLEGE MORE AFFORDABLE

No tuition increase for the 2021-22 academic year and on-campus housing rates will be reduced by 30%

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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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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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FALL PREVIEW

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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Exemplary program gets big boost

UA received state's largest grant in support of Choose Ohio First Scholars Program, which helps recruit and graduate more students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine.

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New interdisciplinary Center for Intelligence and Security Studies

The center will prepare students for careers in national security, cybersecurity, community security and law enforcement, as well as intelligence analysis and operations.

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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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