About ZipAssist

ZipAssist serves as a central information hub, intentionally designed to share available resources, and provide support and assistance to help students be successful at The University of Akron.


Contact ZipAssist

Front Desk: 330-972-7272

Email: uazipassist@uakron.edu

Simmons Hall Lobby (map)
The University of Akron
277 E. Buchtel Ave.
Akron, OH 44325-6222

ZipAssist Staff

Alison Doehring
Director, ZipAssist

aer15@uakron.edu | 330-972-6467


Taylor Sminchak
Associate Director

tlr61@uakron.edu | 330-972-5866


Anna Ball
Assistant Director

aball@uakron.edu | 330-972-5869


Heather Barhorst
Coordinator of Campus Cupboard

hbarhorst@uakron.edu | 330-972-5867


Jalon Falconer
Coordinator of Outreach

jfalconer@uakron.edu | 330-972-5868


Sekhar Mamidi
Coordinator of Outreach

smamidi@uakron.edu | 330-972-6478