Research at UA
The University of Akron seeks to increase relevant knowledge for its stakeholders, including students, industries, our community, governments and educational institutions. The University research is a driver for finding meaningful solutions to advance the region, our industries and the body of knowledge in relevant fields.
UA is No. 1 in patents in Ohio among public universities.
Our Human Powered Vehicle student design team placed second in the 2018 HPV North America East Collegiate Competition in April.