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Whether you are a current student who has been officially admitted to a College of Education program, or a prospective student who is considering a career in education, we are here to help you every step of the way.

Talk to one of our pre-admission advisers and let us help you plan your future. Your success is the reason we exist!

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: (330) 972-7750
Fax: (330) 972-5636

Dr. Marty Saternow, Director of Teacher Education

Meet Our Staff

Job Openings

A number of new listings are provided on our webpage, many of which come from the Ohio Department of Education Web-Based Recruitment System.

View the current listings


The UA Career Services offers dozens of helpful resources, including:

Information Meetings for Fall 2018 Student Teaching

Students planning to student teach in Fall 2018 must attend an meeting where important information related to student teaching will be provided. Please choose one of the following meetings to attend.

Tuesday, Dec. 5 8:30 - 10:00 am Zook 101
Wednesday, Dec. 6 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Zook 101
Thursday, Dec. 7 2:00 - 3:30 pm Zook 103
Friday, Dec. 8 3:00 - 4:30 pm Zook 101

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UA's priority FAFSA deadline is 12/1. Your FAFSA must be received by this date to be considered for the Federal SEOG Grant as well as Federal Work Study.

To complete the FAFSA, start at

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FIRST LEGO League & Jr. FLL Northeast Ohio District Tournament
Jan. 13, 2018

We need volunteer referees, judges, and general volunteers at the UA District Tournament on Friday, Jan. 12 for set-up and Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at the Student Union.  Volunteer times differ according to where you volunteer, so any and all availability during that time is helpful.

Register online to volunteer

If you have questions, contact Karen Plaster at

Spring Priority Registration

Now in Progress!

Take advantage of priority registration for the best choice of classes!  Log into My Akron to view your enrollment appointment.

If you have been admitted to the College of Education and need assistance registering:

Registration Request Form

If you have not been admitted to the College of Education and need enrollment assistance, visit ZipAssist, located in the lobby or Simmons Hall, or visit them online.

Admission to the College

If you are interested in becoming a teacher or educational administrator, let our Preadmission Advisers help.  The team will guide you through the admission process.

How to Apply