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Wayne College announces new scholarships

The University of Akron Wayne College announces three new scholarships to offer students this fall. The three new scholarships include, The Serpentini Chevrolet Buick of Orrville Scholarship, The Eddie and Jane Steiner Endowed Scholarship and the First-Knox National Bank Scholarship.

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Wayne College to host 24th Annual Administrative Professionals Day

The University of Akron Wayne College will be hosting its 24th Annual Administrative Professionals Day on Wednesday, April 24 from 8:00 am to 1 pm. This day of pampering for administrative professionals features guest speakers, vendor displays and networking with others in the field. Located at 1901 Smucker Rd. in Orrville, the event will take place in the Student Life Building.

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Welcome, Veterans

The Akron campus Military Services Center is located in Simmons Hall 213 (map) and is available to assist you from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You are also welcome to contact them by telephone at 330-972-7838 or by email at Wayne College’s school certifying official for veterans, Barb Caillet, is located in the Student Services Center at Wayne College and can be reached at 330-684-8935 or by email at


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Tudor JarrodI’m so happy that you took the time to acquaint yourself with what Wayne College has to offer!  We are a service institution with campuses in Orrville, Medina, Millersburg, and Lakewood.  Our foremost consideration is that students succeed not only in the classroom but also in the professional career and any life pursuit of their choosing.

One of the most significant features of Wayne College is that we are a part of a major, national research university recognized throughout the world as a center of educational excellence.  So whether you are considering a college education for the first time, returning to college to complete your degree, or seeking to upgrade your skill set as a post-graduate, the return on your investment will be realized quickly.

At Wayne College, we are committed to building and fostering high quality two-year and four-year programs at a cost that ensures access to higher education – a necessary asset to compete in today’s ever-changing, global economy.

I strongly urge you to come to one of our locations and explore our programs and services.  Our faculty, advisors, and staff would welcome the opportunity to talk with you.

Jarrod Tudor, Dean
Wayne College
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