International Students at The University of Akron

Academics and majors

Academics and Majors

UA is strong in the sciences, but we offer a wide range of in-demand degree programs, including master's and doctoral degrees.

Learn more about UA academics.

Admissions and financial aid

Apply: Undergraduate

If you have any questions, fill out this form.


Apply: Graduate

After you apply for admission

Admitted Students

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

  • Immigration details and forms
  • How to register for your classes
  • For parents, students under 18, and Global Nomads/Third Culture Kids

Information for current students

Current Students


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