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International Center

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Academics and majors

Academics and majors

UA is strong in the sciences, but we offer a wide range of in-demand degree programs, including master's and doctoral degrees.

Learn more about UA academics.

Video: Hear from current international students about their experience here!


Admissions and financial aid

Apply: Undergraduate

If you have any questions, fill out this form.


After you apply for admission

Admitted students

Find all the information you need for your arrival and orientation:

  • Immigration details and forms
  • How to register for your classes
  • For parents, students under 18, and Global Nomads/Third Culture Kids

Need to make changes after admitted?

Fill out this form to defer your attendance to a later date, change your major before arrival, or withdraw your admission.


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International Center spotlight

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

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

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