New Student Orientation

Welcome, Future Zips!

The Office of New Student Orientation will be open Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm to assist new students/families with orientation and preparing for fall. 

If you have not confirmed your enrollment to UA, please visit the Accepted Students' page for your next steps. If you have confirmed your enrollment or are a current UA student, navigate through the options below!

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Select your new-student type

Click on your population to find out what your next steps are as a confirmed student at UA!

 Freshmen Orientation

 Transfer Orientation

 Adult Orientation

 Military Service Member & Veteran Orientation

 College Credit Plus Orientation

 International Student Orientation

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For current Zips

Meet our leaders and office staff or find opportunities to get involved with our office as an Orientation Leader or New Roo Weekend Leader!

 New Student Orientation Leaders *Now Hiring!*

 New Roo Weekend Leaders 

 New Student Orientation Staff

 New Student Orientation Team

 Join Our Team

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Your Akron Experience

Find information about our programming, including New Roo Weekend and our exclusive freshmen experience Akron Experience!

 New Roo Weekend

 Akron Adventures

 Unlock Akron

 Weeks of Welcome

 Convocation

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Keys to help you succeed

As you become an Official Zip, use these helpful resources prior to classes starting to help you succeed!

 Know the Code

 Student Success Center

 Learning Communities

 Student Organizations

Additional information

FOR PARENTS

Family and friends play a vital role in helping students succeed. Be part of the college experience from the start by joining your student at orientation.

Find out more

CONTACT US

Office of New Student Orientation

The University of Akron

Simmons Hall 201 See on map

Akron, OH 44325-4716

Phone: 330-972-2622

Fax: 330-972-5278

Email: nso@uakron.edu

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