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International Center

Coronavirus news and updates

Updated June 23

Our newsletter provides the most current updates and information for students and scholars enrolled at UA. Please check your email for it, or email us to sign up.

Are you experiencing a financial hardship?

Before you make any decisions regarding continuing your education, please contact UA’s director of student financial aid to discuss your situation. We have options that could help you.

Phone: 330-972-5860
Email: jharpham@uakron.edu


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.

Video: Hear from current international students about their experience here!


Admissions and financial aid

Apply: Undergraduate

If you have any questions, fill out this form.


After you apply for admission

Admitted students

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

Need to make changes after admitted?

If you need to defer your attendance to a later date, change your major before arrival, or withdraw your admission.


Launch Experience

Meet our team

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

Meet the team and contact us anytime

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#YouAreWelcomeHere