About The University of Akron

The University of Akron is a comprehensive research and teaching university, offering more than 300 programs of study. At Akron, you will find a metropolitan setting that places you in the heart of a dynamic, regional economy, and in sync with the pulse of business, government and the community. Most important, here you will discover energy, in the high-tech classrooms of our new academic buildings, in our new Student Union and Student Recreation and Wellness Center, and among the 200 student organizations on campus.

Tradition and Pride

College of Applied Science and Technology recognizes outstanding students

These honors are given based on the students' academic achievements in the area pertaining to each individual award.

15 days ago
Awards, Honors and Recognition

Students selected to speak at Spring Commencement ceremonies

Learn more about the five students selected to speak during five graduation ceremonies May 8-10.

16 days ago
Awards, Honors and Recognition

Nation's first baccalaureate students in corrosion engineering graduate from UA

It's estimated that the corrosion of our aging infrastructure is a $400 billion per year national problem. These students will bridge the work of corrosion scientists who research and develop technology with corrosion technicians who apply that technology in the field.

16 days ago
Awards, Honors and Recognition

Students capture 2nd place in National Surveying Competition

The competition included survey field work performed in January and February, and a research paper was completed in March.

16 days ago
Awards, Honors and Recognition

Adult students inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda

Alpha Sigma Lambda, the oldest and largest adult honorary society in the United States, inducted more than 60 University of Akron students.

16 days ago