Transferring to UA

We encourage you to review the following resources as you prepare to transfer to The University of Akron.

Visiting Campus

Visiting Campus is the best way to see if UA is right for you. Our Transfer Student Visit Days allow you to get more information about the programs and majors available at UA. You can also bring your transcripts to get a preliminary credit evaluation. Learn more

Apply for Admission

Transfer students have attended or are attending a college or university after graduating from high school and would like to transfer to The University of Akron. Learn more

Registering for classes

All students new to The University of Akron must attend a mandatory orientation program in the months prior to their first semester at UA. The program for transfer students is called Transfer Transition. At Transfer Transition, you will meet with your academic adviser, register for classes, receive a Zip Card (student ID), get answers to your questions and much more. You can learn more about Transfer Transition by contacting the Office of New Student Orientation at 330-972-5347 or visiting