Points of Pride
- The University of Akron is dedicated to student success through the creation of new knowledge. We foster creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship.
- At The University of Akron, we are committed to an academic enterprise built upon trust - through transparency, shared leadership and a culture of collaboration.
- The University of Akron’s Gold Standard metrics reflect outcomes that enable student success and achievements in solving real-world problems.
- The University of Akron’s Vision 2020 establishes our collective goals toward student success; global relevance; interdisciplinary distinction; strong community engagement; and a vital campus environment.
The New Gold Standard
At The University of Akron, we measure our performance by
- how much value we add in enabling the success of our students.
- the integration of our disciplines as applied in solving the problems of today for our region and for the world.
- the collaborative impact we create for each other and for our common future.