Congratulations on your admission to Akron Law!

We invite you to utilize this page as you prepare to begin law school. Know that the Akron Law Admissions Team is here for you every step of the way.

Contact us at or 800-425-7668 with any questions or need assistance. Be sure to read the Admit Packet for your start-term which contains information about Fundamentals, Orientation, and a checklist of tasks to complete before you start law school.

2024 Admit Packet

Welcome to Akron Law

Take a virtual tour of our beautiful, state-of-the-art law school where your legal career will soon begin.

Take a virtual tour of The University of Akron

Take a virtual tour through our beautiful University of Akron campus.

Our Admissions team & Administrators
are here to support you

Barbara DiGiacomo , Associate Dean for Administration and Enrollment Management
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Alisa Benedict O’Brien, Assistant Dean for Career Services and Strategic Initiatives
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Our professors share advice

Carolyn Dessin, Professor of Law
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Pat Gaughan, Associate Professor of Law
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Mike Gentithes, Assistant Professor
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Brant Lee, Assistant Dean of Diversity & Social Justice Initiatives and Professor of Law
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Stories from students

Imokhai Okolo, 3L

Lauren Zidones, 2L

Caleb Ohrn, 3L

Cassi Meyer, 2L

Ellison Starnes, 1L

Mike Arnold, 2L