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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
What will you discover?
October 12 - 6:00 p.m. Student Life Building
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Wayne News

Shakespeare Returns to Wayne College for One Night Only

The University of Akron Wayne College announces the return of the American Shakespeare Center for a one night only performance Friday, Nov. 6 at 7:30 p.m. The College is located at 1901 Smucker Rd. in Orrville.

The ASC will perform The Life of King Henry the Fifth as part of its 2015/16 Dangerous Dreams Tour. The finale to Shakespeare’s great history plays, Henry V is the story of England’s hero king and the greatest upset in European military history.


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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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Upcoming Activities

To Hell and Back

Wednesday, October 21
SLB Multipurpose Room
1:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Addiction is a family disease...
One person may use, but the whole family suffers.


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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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