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The University of Akron

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UAkron Address

AKRON, OH 44325--4702
General info:(330) 972-7111
Financial aid office:(330) 972-7032
Admissions office:(330) 972-7100University Homepage

Tuition + UAkron Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:19

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$40

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:2,900
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 25,272
# of Grad students: 5,845
# of Part time: 207
Total Students: 31,117




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

63% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,664

36% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $818

43% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,336

68% receive student loans and the average amount is $6,815Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive

Special Programs

Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

96% men vs 97% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:5,060
Women Applicants:5,515
Men Admitted:4,859
Women Admitted:5,345

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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