Wayne College closed Saturday

Wayne College is closed Saturday because of the weather. Classes and activities are canceled until midnight.

The Main Campus remains open and is operating normally; however, some events may be affected by the weather. For instance, the Akron Symphony Orchestra concert in E.J. Thomas Hall tonight has been canceled. You are encouraged to check with your event organizer before venturing out.

Updates will be posted to University's and Wayne College’s home page.

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The main courtroom inside The University of Akron School of Law


A $21 million project creates a modern, high-tech setting for law education. See it.


Take advantage of a law school located in a vibrant area acclaimed for its practicality, flexibility, ideal size, affordability, and overall quality. Why Akron Law is right for you.

Akron Law's partnership with Barbri exam prep

Greater bar exam success

Starting their first year, Akron Law students will now get a full bar-prep program at no cost through an innovative new partnership with BARBRI.

The exterior of the building that houses Akron Law

Start this May!

Our Summer Start program gives you the flexibility to start at Akron Law in May. Explore Summer Start at Akron.

Law students socialize in the new law building

Earn your degree with less debt

The average Akron Law graduate owes less money in loans than graduates of most other Ohio law schools.

Prospective students

A crosswalk in a city


We offer a variety of enrollment options (full-time, part time, enroll in January or May). Plus: How to apply. Tuition and fees. Financial aid options.

Law students socialize in the new law building

Clinical programs

Through our clinical programs, you can build expertise in such areas as trademark, immigration, civil litigation, economic development and more.


Maggie Krajcer, and Akron Law student, benefited from a study abroad opportunity

International law program garners recognition, helps launch careers

Akron Law offers a rich experience in international law. How can such experience advance your law career?

Akron Law announces an innovative partnership with bar-review leader Barbri

New partnership with bar-review leader BARBRI

Between the new partnership and existing academic-success programs, the school now has one of the most innovative and advanced bar-preparation programs in the country.

University of Akron School of Law student Ashley Lanz in the school's law library

Akron Law student working as prosecutor

Ashley Lanz, a third-year student, is believed to be the first law school intern in the state to handle fourth- and fifth-degree felony cases with only limited supervision.

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Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association Dinner with the Hon. David J. Cappos, former Undersecretary of Commerce and Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.



13th Annual Akron Law Winter Institute. Earn CLE credits and catch up with fellow alumni and friends. Held in Naples, Fla.



21st Annual Symposium on Intellectual Property Law and Policy, with The Honorable Andrei Iancu, Under Secretary of Commerce and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Students and instructors at the University of Akron law school at an open house

Open house for prospective students

9 a.m. to noon, Friday, Jan. 25. Learn about law school, the application process and the legal profession during our open house. Learn more and register.