International Students at The University of Akron

INTERNATIONAL CENTER


Academics and majors

ACADEMICS AND MAJORS

Strong in the sciences, we offer a wide range of in-demand degree programs, including doctoral degrees. Learn more.


Admissions and financial aid

APPLY: UNDERGRADUATE

Learn how to apply to UA, the steps after you are admitted and the scholarships that we offer.

For questions, fill out this form.


life-on-campus

APPLY: GRADUATE

Learn how to apply to UA, and about financial assistance. See our wide range of in-demand master's and Ph.D. programs


After you apply for admission

NEWLY ADMITTED STUDENTS

Welcome to UA! Find all the information you need for your arrival and orientation. Including:

  • Immigration details
  • Registering for classes
  • For parents, students under 18, and Global Nomads/Third Culture Kids

Information for current students

CURRENT STUDENTS

See information and events for current international students. Also, learn about our city and what it is like on our campus.


Forms

VISITING SCHOLARS

Learn more about the J-1 Exchange Visitor program for visiting researchers and professors.

Also, learn more about our Global Partnerships.



International Center Spotlight

The team in the International Center

> UA in your eyes | Photo contest for UA International Students to showcase their best Akron photos. See submissions here.

> Grand opening | We celebrated the opening of the new International Center in Sept. 2017. Full story.

> Meet our team | The International Staff is here to assist you during your journey to and while you attend The University of Akron.

Welcome poster with the university's mascot, Zippy

#YouAreWelcomeHere