College Credit Plus students attend an orientation session at The University of Akron

College Credit Plus orientation

Looking for how College Credit Plus works or how to apply? Please visit our College Credit Plus admissions page.

Steps for admitted CCP students

Congratulations on being admitted to the College Credit Plus program! Your next step is to confirm your enrollment and be assigned a date for your College Credit Plus orientation.

To confirm your enrollment, please fill out the form below.

Before you attend orientation

Your College Credit Plus Orientation is coming up! We are excited for your arrival.

Look for a confirmation email

You should have received a confirmation email with your scheduled date in your UA inbox and in all other addresses provided to us. If you did not receive this email and have confirmed your enrollment, please contact us.

Once you've received your email with your scheduled date and listed major, please see the tasks below.

Task: Print a parking permit

Please print out a parking permit and display it on your dashboard when you visit. This permit is good at any lot or deck designated for commuter passes (that's most of them).

See our travel information page for parking instructions, a downloadable parking permit and more information.

Questions? Please contact us.

Prepare for your day on campus

College Credit Plus orientation is a half day. The orientation date you are assigned is determined by the date you are confirmed as a student.

Your orientation will include:

  • an overview of the College Credit Plus program and taking classes at UA,
  • time with your academic advising to schedule classes,
  • the Gold & Blue Preview with important UA-specific information, and
  • a campus tour if you are taking classes on campus.

You will also receive your student ID, which we call the "Zip Card."

Log in to My Akron

My Akron is online space where you can see your grades, verify your schedule, update your address, register for classes, make any payments and more.

Please verify that you've received your UANet ID and password for your My Akron account. Can't log in? Please contact computer support for assistance.

Tip See our My Akron guide for more about what you can do inside it.

After you attend orientation

Review Your Gold & Blue Preview in case you missed any information!

Additional guidance

For College Credit Plus students returning as new freshmen at UA

Many of our former College Credit Plus students choose to attend The University of Akron after graduating high school. If you wish return as a freshman you need to apply and be accepted. When you are ready to confirm your enrollment, simply follow the steps for Incoming Freshmen.

For former post-secondary students returning as incoming freshmen

If you were in the Post-secondary Enrollment Program (PSEO student) prior to the Fall semester of 2015 and have already paid the confirmation fee, you need to confirm your enrollment and attend a Advising & Registration program for full-time freshmen. You can follow this link to confirm your enrollment. For inquiries as to if you have already paid the confirmation fee, please contact us.

Contact us

The University of Akron
Office of New Student Orientation
Simmons Hall 201
Akron, OH 44325-4716

Text: 330-574-6553
Fax: 330-972-5278