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University of Akron Main Campus Veteran Services & Resources

2 GI Bill® Students**
0 Complaints to the VA
TRUE Credit for Military Training

Is University of Akron Main Campus a Good School for Veterans?

If you're a veteran who is thinking about going back to school, it's important to see how well the school treats its students with prior military service first. So we've gathered facts about University of Akron Main Campus veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: University of Akron Main Campus GI Bill® Information

Our Veterans Report on University of Akron Main Campus Includes:

How Does University of Akron Main Campus Rank for Veterans?

University of Akron Main Campus was not ranked on the <nil> [Best Schools for Veterans list[(/rankings/veterans). This usually means that not enough data related to veterans was available.

How Many Veterans Go to University of Akron Main Campus?

A large number of veterans attending a college means the college and faculty are more used to supporting and accommodating the needs of those with prior military experience.

The VA reports that there are 2 GI Bill® students at University of Akron Main Campus. There are 16,094 students enrolled at University of Akron Main Campus. This means that approximately 0.01% use the GI Bill® to help pay for tuition, fees, and other expenses. For context, let's take this into consideration. According to the Student Veterans of America, approximately three to four per cent of American college students are veterans.

This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill® and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It does not include any active-duty military personnel that are attending this college via Tuition Assistance, so the total military population is potentially larger than this.

Federal Veteran Programs at University of Akron Main Campus

University of Akron Main Campus participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Yes
Eight Keys Yes

What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.

Career and Vocational Support
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Counseling Support
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

University of Akron Main Campus does have a [student veterans group](http://www.facebook.com /uavets).

Does University of Akron Main Campus Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
University of Akron Main Campus might offer college credit for knowledge you have gained from life experience. Check with the school for more details.

University of Akron Main Campus might grant college credit to those who have completed specialized military training. Contact the school to find out more about the particulars.

University of Akron Main Campus Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Yes Air Force ROTC
Yes Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
University of Akron Main Campus does offer Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs for the following military branches:

Complaints to the VA About University of Akron Main Campus

Our data shows that this school has not received any complaints at the VA.

Notes and References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

**GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.

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