Planning your living space at The University of Akron is an exciting part of the college experience. Here you’ll find everything you need to know to make your room your own. Review the following information to learn about your options and be sure you get in touch with your roommates to discuss what you’ll each be bringing to your new campus home.
Each residence hall is secure 24/7. Residents will swipe their Zip Card to get into the building.
Whether you will be living with one, two or three other students, UA Housing provides these basic furnishings for every student in the room:
Each room contains:
That's right. Every residence hall has free laundry facilities.
Residents may bring their own refrigerator. (NOTE: Exchange Apartments include a full-size refrigerator.) The maximum capacity is 5.5 cubic feet with an amperage draw of no more than 1.5.
Cable service is activated and ready to go before you move in, all you have to do is bring the TV and coaxial cable. We provide dozens of cable television channels to the residence halls. All channels are provided as part of your in-room cable service.
RLH Movie Channel 126 offers free movies to residents. Generally the movies are first-run new releases.
All residential students have network access in their rooms. There is no charge for this service. The student is responsible for network connectivity hardware and software.
Unsafe or excessive electrical devices can pose a fire hazard. Please review the guidelines for electrical devices in the Residence Hall Handbook.