The Graduate School at The University of Akron


The University of Akron’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in liberal arts, the sciences and various professional fields. 

Dates and deadlines

  • May 21 - Intersession and First 8-week sessions begin
  • May 28 - Memorial Day observance (University closed)
  • June 10 - First 5-week and Second 8-week sessions begin
  • July 1 - Summer 2018 graduation application due
  • July 4 - Independence Day observance (University closed)
  • July 16 - Second 5-week session begins

Inside the school

Contact us

The Graduate School
Leigh Hall, Room 515
Akron, Ohio 44325-2101
Phone: (330) 972-7663
Fax: (330) 972-6475


Link to page describing the benefits of living in the Akron Area

The advantages of living and studying in Akron.