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Academic Rigor
4.0336
Dorm Life
3.8271
Food and Dining
3.8540
Bang for the buck
4.1978
Clubs and Activities
4.5373
Greek Life
4.0000
Campus Safety
4.2234
Most Helpful Review for University of Akron Main Campus
  • Category: Am enjoying being here
  • Review by: Tonja from Painesville, OH
  • 27 out of 27 people found this review helpful

Akron has tons of events to attend like Boo at the Roo, comedian shows, hypnotist shows, a movie theatre in the Student Union which occasionally shows movies weeks before they come out in other theatres, musician shows and plenty of other activities...

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  • kayla
  • Apr-24-2016 I am a current student here

    the university of akron has it's ups and downs, but overall i love it here and think it's a great school. it has amazing engineering and nursing programs, a great community of students, a lot of food options, and a nice rec center. it is still a city, which has it's typical issues of robbery and the like, but it's nothing unexpected or out of the ordinary. overall, a great school.

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  • courtney from akron, oh
  • Apr-04-2016 I am a current student here

    if you live at home, tuition is pretty cheap. i got a good financial aid package that pays almost everything. parking is awful but overall i am glad i chose to go to akron.

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  • Song from Akron, OH
  • Dec-27-2015 I am a current student here

    Campus is very beautiful and full of nice and friendly students. The university has great programs and clubs for many types of students of ethnicity and with different majors. I'm having fun here and also learning so much in pursuit of my future career.

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  • Elizabeth from Akron, OH
  • Dec-11-2015 I am a current student here

    There is an incredible mismanagement of money, and the administration is a mess. The arts professors are not bad but many science ones are just there to get their research funded and do not care about teaching at all. There could definitely be more parking and food options.

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  • Joseph - Akron, OH
  • Dec-03-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    This school is the closest college to my house in Coventry township, near Firestone Park. The party life is great and noticeable but very loud. It is also very crime ridden, watch out for your belongings and yourself.

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  • Allyson from Nova, OH
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    The University of Akron's current administration is really causing it to go downhill. It's still a great school in that is is incredibly diverse in academia, extracurricular, and students and faculty members, though. The food is not that great anymore.

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  • Abigail from Medina, OH
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    UA is a fun, energetic school. There are so many awesome people to meet, and most of them are really friendly. I'm so glad to be a part of the UAkron family.

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  • G from Victor, NY
  • Jul-02-2015 I am a current student here

    Akron is a university that is in the city but does not feel like its in a city. It feels like home and has a warm and welcoming climate. Its a great college for many.

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  • Casey from Logan, OH
  • May-26-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The university has a beautiful campus that is well maintained.Their students seem at ease and happy to be there. Their staff and organizations were well-organized and performed at high efficiency.

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