Parent and family programs

For parents and family of current and prospective students

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Parents with their graduate at commencement at The University of Akron

The UA Family Info Hub

As you and your student navigate the final path toward college, use this guide to help you make decisions. Explore all the resources you need to help your student apply, make their final decision, start school, and pay for college in one location.

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For parents of current students

Looking to pay a bill? See due dates? Find academic assistance for your son or daughter? Or join our Parents & Family Association (you're automatically a member, for free!)

For parents of current students

Students and parents often visit Coleman Common on the University of Akron campus

Concerned about a student?

College can be stressful for students as they balance academics with their lives outside of the classroom. If you are concerned about someone, please refer him or her to us. One of our caring student-support professionals will offer resources for assistance.

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