The University of Akron campus

VISIT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

The University of Akron’s campus is where cultures mix, journeys unfold, and lifelong friendships are forged. To truly feel the UA energy, you must experience it in-person. Come see what it’s like to be a Zip. Schedule your UA college visit today.

FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

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Visit Days

It’s time you experienced The University of Akron campus. Join us for a college-visit day coming up.

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FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

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Info sessions & campus tours

Campus tours are offered at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Also on select Saturdays.

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FOR TRANSFER & ADULTS

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Personal meeting & campus visit

We make enrolling easy! Let's meet to discuss your plans and your credentials.

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MORE COLLEGE VISIT OPPORTUNITIES

Visitation day events

When you attend a visit day, you can talk with current students and representatives from UA's academic areas, and learn how to apply for admission, financial aid, scholarships and housing. Be sure to attend the campus tour!

Information sessions and college tours

Information sessions and campus tours are offered Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. by an admissions representative, followed by a student-guided campus tour. Programs are also available on select Saturdays, too.

Academic departments

To meet with someone in your intended academic area, please contact the department directly at least two weeks in advance to schedule your visit. Some academic departments offer information sessions and campus tours.

How to identify the best person to contact to set up a campus visit:

  1. Visit the Academics & Majors area of our site.
  2. Look for the yellow "Major Seach" box lower on the page.
  3. Search for your major and click through
  4. On the landing page, the contact name is in the upper right.

If you have any problems, contact Admissions at admissions@uakron.edu

Planned visit events

Some colleges and departments hold visit events for students, most often in the fall.

Related:

The Transfer and Adult Student Enrollment Center hosts events throughout the year to address the specific questions of transfer students.

You may also schedule a personal appointment by calling toll-free 1-855-828-7267, local at 330-972-7009, or e-mailing transfer@uakron.edu.

How to enroll as a transfer student

One-on-one campus visits

We would be happy to provide you a personalized tour of campus and to meet with you to match your education and life experiences to your future career.

Set up a personalized tour


College visit events

The Office of Admissions hosts events throughout the year to address the specific questions of adult students.

Visit events for adult students

How to enroll as an adult student


We welcome groups for a 30-minute admissions presentation and a one-hour walking tour of campus. The tours are designed for high school classes and college-access programs.

Group tours

Virtual tour


OFFICE OF ADMISSIONS

The University of Akron
Office of Admissions
Simmons Hall 109 (Map)
Akron, OH 44325-2001

Phone: 330-972-7100

Toll-free: 1-800-655-4884

Fax: 330-972-7022

Website: Undergraduate Admissions | Graduate Admissions

Parking: Maps, parking and directions

E-mail: admissions@uakron.edu