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University of Akron is the most walkable neighborhood in Akron with 8,452 residents.

University of Akron has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown, Middlebury, South Akron, Elizabeth Park Valley, East Akron, Firestone Park and Summit Lake.

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73 Walk Score of University of Akron, Akron, OH

University of Akron is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Honors Complex

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Goodyear Polymer Center

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in University of Akron Akron.

University of Akron is the most walkable neighborhood in Akron with a Walk Score of 73.

Find apartments in Akron's most walkable neighborhoods: University of Akron, Highland Square and Firestone Park.

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University of Akron Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University of Akron to other Akron neighborhoods.

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1 University of Akron 73 50 54 8,452
2 Highland Square 65 34 55 10,783
3 Firestone Park 62 29 50 13,345

thumbnail for Polymer Art#campustour The famous polymer sculpture, which resembles rock candy, was created by Dale Chihuly to represent the convergence of science and art. It's made up of 80 individual rocks and stands 40 feet tall.

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54 Bike Score of University of Akron, Akron, OH

University of Akron is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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College of Arts and Sciences

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Student Recreation And Wellness Center

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Athletics Field House Complex

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Parking Deck

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Exchange Street Residence Hall

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South Hall

thumbnail for Art#campustour Get outdoors with UA's 34 acres of green space. You can study with friends on the lawn, attend events like our annual SpringFest, and enjoy wireless internet access across campus.

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Student Union - Back

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InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field

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Rec. Center Walkway

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Buchtel Statue

thumbnail for The Student Union, Akron, OHThe hub on campus - Starbucks, Subway, Auntie Anne's, Food Court, Bookstore, Game room, Bowling Alley, Movie Theatre, Study lounges, Fifth Third Bank branch

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First energy Stadium Gate 2

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College Of Engineering

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Gladwin Hall

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Tennis Courts

thumbnail for Honors Complex#campustour Students with good grades are encouraged to apply to our Honors College. Honors College students get priority registration, smaller class sizes, and the opportunity to live and study with other highly-motivated students in the Honors College residence hall

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