Student Organizations & Activities
One of the benefits of attending UA is the opportunity to join other students who share your interests in one of our 300+ student organizations.
Fraternity & Sorority Life
A UA tradition since 1873, our community is home to over 850 members, 14 fraternities and 9 sororities. Surely there is a home in our community for you too!
Student Rec & Wellness Center
The Student Recreation and Wellness Center is the hub of health and recreation on campus. The rec center, ranked #14 in the nation by Best College Reviews, includes a 53-foot climbing wall, a lazy river, a running track, weight room and more.
Taber Student Union
The Student Union is a great place to study, meet friends, eat and relax. The Union Market offers a variety of food options, including sushi, pasta, pizza, a salad bar, paninis and more. Also available are Starbucks, Panda Express, Qdoba, Freshens and Chick-Fil-A.
Arts & Culture
On any given night in Akron, hundreds of students, families and visitors step out of their front doors en route to a gallery, live performance, movie or public talk on our campus.
The University of Akron is filled with traditions, each unique and special. When you become a Zip, these traditions become a part of you, and you will carry them with you for a lifetime.