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The University of Akron

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UAkron

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringF
Art & Design DepartmentB
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA-
Computer EngineeringB
Computer ScienceB
Electrical EngineeringC+
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcD+
Geography and GeosciencesD+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Mechanical EngineeringB-
Music - PerformanceB+
Music EducationB+
Political ScienceB
Public HealthA-
School of InformationC
Social WorkF

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University of Akron
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Surrounding City

... I got an underage off campus, and the city of Akron only made me pay a small fine ...Read full comment
... I was born and raised in Akron and absolutely love the city but the school not so much ...Read full comment
... Ok, I am biased with my review because I was born and raised in Akron and love the city, I will admit that right off the bat ...Read full comment
... the surrounding city of akron will surely never be mistaken for a safe or scenic area ...Read full comment
... Akron easily keeps itself from being overwhelmed by city traffic and other nuisances and can seem happily secluded most of the time ...Read full comment
... There are downsides to every university, but other than the dangers of living in a big city, UA really isn't all that bad ...Read full comment
... Social life by campus in the city is almost nothing but the bar scene ...Read full comment
... I have been very impressed with the university and surrounding city ...Read full comment
... the surrounding city of akron will surely never be mistaken for a safe or scenic area ...Read full comment
... The campus is by far the most boring place I've ever been and the city of Akron itself isn't much help - the city is dying ...Read full comment
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