The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UB has more expensive tuition & fees ($28,196) than University of Akron Main Campus ($17,765).
  • It is harder to admit to UB than University of Akron Main Campus.
  • UB has a higher submitted SAT score (1,250) than University of Akron Main Campus (1,110).
  • UB has higher submitted ACT score (27) than University of Akron Main Campus (22).
  • UB has more students with 31,503 students while University of Akron Main Campus has 18,731 students.
  • UB has more full-time faculties with 1,636 faculties while University of Akron Main Campus has 661 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University at Buffalo and University of Akron Main Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UBUniversity of Akron Main Campus
UBvs.University of Akron Main Campus
Buffalo, New YorkLocationAkron, Ohio
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$10,526
Out-Of-State$28,196
Tuition & Fees
In-State$11,881
Out-Of-State$17,765
57% ($8,549)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)63% ($7,000)
$8,549Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,000
57.34 %Acceptance Rates92.55 %
26.22 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)24.60 %
1,250SAT Score1,110
27ACT Score22
75 %Graduation Rate46 %
17 %Transfer-out Rate19 %
87 %Retention Rate72 %
31,503Student Population18,731
1,636Number of Faculties661
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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