Campus Visit Day

I discovered
“Wayne College gave me the tools and the courage to continue my schooling. I am now pursuing my dream career. With my major in Social Work, I can complete my bachelor’s degree entirely at Wayne College.” – Taylor Andre
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October 12 - 6:00 p.m. Student Life Building
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Wayne News

First Wayne College Grad Remembered in Meaningful Way

The University of Akron Wayne College Alumni Association remembered one its own recently with a bench on Wagstaff Way in the memory of Karl Stroh, the College’s first graduate. Stroh passed away in 2014.

The bench was dedicated in a ceremony attended by Stroh’s wife of 55 years, their children and grandchildren, and many friends of the College. Located near the Student Life Building, it provides a restful place to enjoy an extended view of the campus; a campus that Karl cared deeply about and where he served as a charter member of the Wayne College Alumni Association, including as chairman.


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Wayne College Announces 2015 Distinguished Alum

The University of Akron Wayne College Alumni Association is proud to recognize Martha Hagen McGuire (’78) as its 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. The award recognizes graduates who have shown leadership in the workplace and community, and was presented at the Wayne College Academic and Graduate Recognition Ceremony May 8.


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Road Closure

Back Massillon Road between St. Rt. 57 and Crown Hill is closed as of July 13 for 45 days. Please follow the detour at Hostetler Rd.


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Upcoming Activities

3D Printing and much more!

The entire faculty and staff at Wayne College would like to welcome you to the Wayne College community. Wayne College is situated in the midst of 160-acres of beautiful countryside in Orrville, Ohio. It is a modern, easy access, sprawling facility surrounded by walking trails, an aquatic area and athletic facilities.

The campus provides the benefits of a major university in a safe, relaxed atmosphere. The Student Life Building serves as a gathering place for student activities including clubs and organizations, visiting musical artists, speakers and exhibits. Within the state-of-the-art facility is a Barnes & Noble bookstore, the Market¬place Café, pool tables, flat screen televisions, and an outdoor patio area.

Most importantly, though, Wayne College is a place where students, teaching and learning are our top priorities. It is a place where faculty and staff are committed to the success of each student, a place where we will work together to help you reach your educational and personal goals.

We wish you all the best and look forward to meeting you!

The University of Akron

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Our students can choose from more than 200 undergraduate majors and area of study. Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Here, you will learn how to turn your aspirations into accomplishments, and your talents into tools to change the world.

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