The University of Akron is a public research university in Akron, Ohio. It offers about 200 undergraduate and more than 100 graduate majors. The university has more than 23,000 students and over 300,000 living alumni. The university's campus is spread across 218 acres in downtown Akron and offers a wide range of facilities including a student recreation and wellness center, a performing arts center, and a student union. The university is organized into 11 colleges and schools and offers a variety of programs in fields such as business, engineering, law, and nursing.