University of Akron Main Campus

General Information

Website www.uakron.edu
Address 302 Buchtel Common
City Akron
State OH
Zip 44325-4702
Locale City: Midsize

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 73%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 17.3%
Five-year graduation rate 37.5%
Six-year graduation rate 43.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 34.2%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 16,872
Endowment Assets $237,132,638
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website www.uakron.edu/finaid/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 26%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.34
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 515 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 580)
Median SAT Math 530 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 600)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 22.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 19 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 95.9%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,977
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $19,508
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $24,876
Average Net Price After Grants $16,863
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $7,205
Median earnings 10 years after entry $36,500
Median debt of completers $25,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 10.8%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 41.8%
% Underrepresented Minority 14.3%
% Black 11.6%
% Latino 2.5%
% Native American 0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 2.7%
% White 74.3%
% Two or More Races 4.0%
% Other 4.7%
% Noresident Aliens 2.7%
% Female 45.7%
% Male 54.3%
% Age 25 and Over 11.4%
% Part-time 20.6%