International Students at The University of Akron

Academics and majors

ACADEMICS AND MAJORS

Strong in the sciences, we offer a wide range of in-demand degree programs, including doctoral degrees. Learn more.


Admissions and financial aid

APPLY: UNDERGRADUATE

Learn how to apply to UA, the steps after you are admitted and the scholarships that we offer.

For questions, fill out this form.


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APPLY: GRADUATE

Learn how to apply to UA, and about financial assistance. See our wide range of in-demand master's and Ph.D. programs.


After you apply for admission

NEWLY ADMITTED STUDENTS

Welcome to UA! Find all the information you need for your arrival and orientation. Including:

  • Immigration details
  • Registering for classes
  • For parents, students under 18, and Global Nomads/Third Culture Kids

Information for current students

CURRENT STUDENTS

See information and events for current international students. Also, learn/span>about our city and/span>what it is like on our campus.


Forms

VISITING SCHOLARS

Learn more about the J-1 Exchange Visitor program for visiting researchers and professors.

Also, learn more about our Global Partnerships.


International Center Spotlight

The team in the International Center

UA in your eyes | Photo contest for UA International Students to showcase their best Akron photos. See the submissions here.

Grand opening | We celebrated the opening of the new International Center in Sept. 2017.

Meet our team | The International Staff is here to assist you during your journey to and while you attend The University of Akron.

Welcome poster with the university's mascot, Zippy

#YouAreWelcomeHere