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Life as a Zip


Our campus is where cultures mix, journeys unfold, and lifelong friendships are forged.  Explore Life as a Zip...

Meet Emma University of Akron

“The University of Akron has helped me become so much more outgoing and has helped me gain confidence in myself as a person, student and someday employee of a company.”


That’s what makes us
The University of Akron.

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Meet transfer student Tatiana The University of Akron

“As a transfer student, I wish I would’ve come to Akron sooner so I could love it longer.”


That’s what makes us
The University of Akron.

› Meet Tatiana

Jason who transfered to The University of Akron

“I love the idea of Five-Star Fridays here at UA! I will work extra hours in the admissions office, get ahead in preparing for my classes, and get even more involved in the Akron community …”


That’s what makes us
The University of Akron.

› Meet Jason

Nina who transfered to The University of Akron

“Attending The University of Akron was the best decision. I was unsure at first if this school would be the right place for me, but I have truly made a home here and feel as though I am a part of the UA family.”


That’s what makes us
The University of Akron.

› Meet Nina

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Enrollment

$ 32 MIL

SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
OFFERED ANNUALLY

23

Avg first-year class size

92%

Spring 2018 grads employed within 6 months*

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Explore a wide variety of in-demand degrees, many nationally recognized for their excellence.

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Our investment in you

Our Akron Guarantee Scholarship increases in value as you earn credits, and we guarantee fixed tuition for four years.

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BIG CITY BENEFITS, SMALL TOWN CHARM

Akron offers big-city amenities and attractions with the charm and affordability of a small town. And the region is home to several Fortune 500 companies, giving students ample opportunity for real-world learning.

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