Priorities and Initiatives

The Office of Academic Affairs works year-round to ensure and increase student success. 

General Education Revision

General Education provides a common intellectual experience for all university students.

Academic Program Review

Academic program review is an important component of ensuring academic quality across all programs.

Student Learning Assessment

The University of Akron is preparing for a Higher Learning Commission visit in Spring 2015 to address assessment of student learning.

Evening Program/Weekend College and Online Learning Opportunities

UA is focusing on delivering programs in flexible ways, by providing more courses and programs online and making programs available in the evenings and on weekends to fit busy schedules.

Online Undergraduate Curriculum Guides

Online undergraduate curriculum guides provide students with clear pathways to degree completion.

Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program

The scholarship program aims to produce graduates in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields at The University of Akron.

President/Provost College Visits

The colleges develop strategic action plans for achieving unit goals.