Academic Catalog

Student Support Services

Career Services

http://www.uakron.edu/career

Phone - (330) 972-7747

Email - career@uakron.edu

Career Services assists students with career planning by offering programming, events, individual career advising and opportunities to network with employers for experiential learning and employment.

The Career Services staff is knowledgeable regarding current employment trends, in-demand jobs in Ohio, and internship and job search strategies. Career Advisors actively assist students at every stage of their career development. This includes exploring career paths, resume and cover letter writing skills, interview preparation, graduate school preparation, finding experiential learning opportunities such as internships or co-ops, and creating a job search strategy.

Handshake, UA’s online job board, is where students and alumni can apply for positions, connect with employers, register for events, download resources guides, schedule an appointment and more! Log in at http://uakron.joinhandshake.com with your UAnet ID and password.

Counseling and Testing Center

http://www.uakron.edu/counseling

Phone - (330) 972-7082

The Counseling and Testing Center provides psychological counseling, career counseling, educational counseling, testing, outreach, and consulting services to the University community. The Center is staffed by a culturally diverse group of licensed psychologists and doctoral trainees. Counseling services are free and confidential to enrolled students. There is a fee for testing services.

Office of Accessibility

http://www.uakron.edu/access/

Phone - (330) 972-7928

Email - access@uakron.edu

The goal of the Office of Accessibility is to provide reasonable accommodations and a supportive, well-resourced environment to students with disabilities in order to promote student success in the university environment. The mission of the Office of Accessibility is to provide students with full access to and the opportunity for full participation in the academic environment. We are advocates of social justice for students with disabilities and work to end oppression by examining social, cultural and institutional barriers to inclusion of all students. We embrace the diversity of our student body, and celebrate a culturally sensitive and accessible campus through outreach, partnership, and advocacy with all university departments.

Student Health Services

http://www.uakron.edu/healthservices/

Phone - (330) 972-7808

Student Health Services, located in Suite 260 of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, assists students in achieving their educational and personal goals by addressing their health care concerns while they are enrolled at The University of Akron.