Office of Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs advances our shared goal of excellence in teaching and scholarly research across campus.

The search for UA's Executive Vice President and Provost

Three finalists have been named for the position of executive vice president and provost.


The Honors Complex at The University of Akron

Workload Guidelines

The top priority is increasing student success. UA must ensure consistency, equity and transparency in teaching, research, creative and service workload assignments.

Coleman Commons on the campus of University of Akron

Program Review

A formative process for strategic planning, continuous improvement and growth. All academic program areas are reviewed on a 7-year cycle consistent with HLC and ODHE expectations.

Buchtel Hall is home of the Office of Academic Affairs

Strategic Planning

UA continues its intensive, iterative, faculty-led, institution-wide planning process to identify a set of strategic priorities to drive the University forward for the next three to five years.

About our office

See leadership and directory information for the Office of Academic Affairs.

Faculty affairs

See information, resources and policies relevant for faculty members.

News and messages

See campus messages and updates to the Board of Trustees.

Colleges & schools

11 colleges and schools offer undergrad, graduate and professional programs.

Title IX

We are committed to ensuring compliance with Title IX.

Help-A-Zip referrals

Get help for students having personal or academic difficulty