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We're streaming Commencement ceremonies live this weekend

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Christy Mitchell named women’s lacrosse coach

Akron esports team No. 3 in nation

Volunteering is part of the grade for senior engineers

Honorary degree is awarded to Warren L. Woolford

Engineering and art join forces to benefit Akron neighborhoods

Akron Law student working as prosecutor

Polsky Building lights will add color to Downtown WinterFest

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Happenings

Admissions | Visit us! We offer daily infor­mation sessions.

Fall Commencement | Graduation ceremonies, Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.

Athletics | Men's basketball vs. Marshall, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m., Rhodes Arena.

Performance | Champions of Magic, Sunday, Dec. 16, 6 p.m., E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.


The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,150 candidates

The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,150 candidates

Fall 2018 commencement ceremonies will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.  Full story


Class of 2018: Travel awaits this new grad before career begins

Class of 2018: Travel awaits this new grad before career begins

Peyton Zachrich enjoyed a year of study in France so much, he plans several months of travel overseas before heading to New York City to work as a financial analyst.  Full story


Look back at 100 years of ROTC on our campus

Look back at 100 years of ROTC on our campus

Hear from the leader of our training program, which has produced eight generals, as well as the first woman cadet to participate in it.  Story and photos


 
 

The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,150 candidates

The University of Akron to award degrees to 1,150 candidates

Fall 2018 commencement ceremonies will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. in E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.  Full story


Class of 2018: Travel awaits this new grad before career begins

Class of 2018: Travel awaits this new grad before career begins

Peyton Zachrich enjoyed a year of study in France so much, he plans several months of travel overseas before heading to New York City to work as a financial analyst.  Full story


Look back at 100 years of ROTC on our campus

Look back at 100 years of ROTC on our campus

Hear from the leader of our training program, which has produced eight generals, as well as the first woman cadet to participate in it.  Story and photos


 
 

We're streaming Commencement ceremonies live this weekend

News

Christy Mitchell named women’s lacrosse coach

Akron esports team No. 3 in nation

Volunteering is part of the grade for senior engineers

Honorary degree is awarded to Warren L. Woolford

Engineering and art join forces to benefit Akron neighborhoods

Akron Law student working as prosecutor

Polsky Building lights will add color to Downtown WinterFest

More headlines


Happenings

Admissions | Visit us! We offer daily infor­mation sessions.

Fall Commencement | Graduation ceremonies, Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.

Athletics | Men's basketball vs. Marshall, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2 p.m., Rhodes Arena.

Performance | Champions of Magic, Sunday, Dec. 16, 6 p.m., E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall.


Inclusive excellence at UA

Inclusive Excellence at The University of Akron

AT THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON, we strive to create a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. We respect and celebrate our differences and invite you to join us in creating an environment in which we can all excel.

We strive to create a framework for excellence that incorporates diversity at its core in harmony with the educational experience.

Inclusive excellence is a key component of a comprehensive strategy for achieving institutional excellence. This includes the academic excellence of all students in attendance, and concerted efforts to educate and equip them to succeed in a diverse society with sophisticated intercultural skills.

Signature programs:

  • Rethinking Race, a two-week examination of race and race-related issues presented through films, speakers, performances and "Face-2-Face Conversations."
  • The Black Male Summit, two days of leadership and inspiration from leading national experts in African American Male educational achievement.

Inclusive Excellence at Akron

More than 250 majors to choose from!

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Springfest

Students at Springfest, typically held on campus the last Friday of the spring semester.