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 74%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 16.2%
Five-year graduation rate 36.6%
Six-year graduation rate 42.8%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 32.9%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 17,417
Endowment Assets $223,184,707
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Net Price Calculator Website www.uakron.edu/finaid/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 19%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.16
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 510 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 580)
Median SAT Math 530 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 610)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 22.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 19 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 96.6%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,509
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $19,040
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $25,351
Average Net Price After Grants $16,568
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $7,219
Median earnings 10 years after entry $35,000
Median debt of completers $25,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 13.4%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 39.1%
% Underrepresented Minority 14.2%
% Black 11.7%
% Latino 2.4%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 2.4%
% White 73.9%
% Two or More Races 4.0%
% Other 5.4%
% Noresident Aliens 2.7%
% Female 46.6%
% Male 53.4%
% Age 25 and Over 12.5%
% Part-time 20.2%