Adult students: your degree is waiting...
We are making it easier for you to earn a degree or a certificate by providing more evening, weekend and online programs that fit your schedule. Learn more.
TIP: Three resources to help you start
- The Office of Transfer and Adult Student Enrollment can answer your questions about credit transfer, enrollment, choosing courses and more. Schedule a visit with us!
Contact: 330-972-7009 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Adult Focus provides preadmission advising and academic support services for adult and veteran students.
- UA Solutions offers noncredit continuing education courses, professional development and certification programs.
Academics and how to apply
Apply to UA
Take classes online or in-person
Semester start dates
- Fall semester 2019: Monday, Aug. 26
- Spring semester 2020: Monday, Jan. 13
- Summer semester 2020: Monday, May 18
- Fall semester 2020: Monday, Aug. 24
- Spring semester 2021: Monday, Jan. 11
Video: Returning to school after 30 years
Paying for college
NEW! THE AKRON GUARANTEE SCHOLARSHIP FOR ADULTS
Eligible students get a $500 award immediately, then the scholarship increases in value as you earn credits toward your degree! We’re investing in your future!
- General scholarships and financial aid | More scholarships for adult students only
- Jobs on campus through Student Employment
- College Now Greater Cleveland
- Adult Focus: This department provides preadmission advising and academic support services for adult and veteran students. Feel free to contact them today!
- UA Solutions (formerly Workforce Development and Continuing Education)
- Military Services Center
- Office of Accessibility
- Answers to questions adults often ask
- Sixty-plus (60+) program