How do you show your Zips PRIDE?

Time to renew your license plate tags?

Happy Birthday! Every year we all get that nice letter in the mail reminding us to renew our Ohio license plate tags. Consider giving your license plates a makeover by selecting a UA license plate and support our fellow Zips and the Legacy Scholarship!

Interested in participating?

  1. Visit the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles' website
  2. Under “Other Services”, select “Specialized Plates Availability”
  3. Select your vehicle type and continue by selecting “Search by Image”
  4. On the next screen select "University of Akron Seal" or University of Akron Zips"
  5. Once you decide between the two plates, continue and follow the prompts to check out

The cost is just $35 above the regular fee, of which $25 goes to the Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship.


How you've helped already

Since the Legacy Scholarship was established in 2001, more than 50 students have received a $1,000 scholarship for one academic year.