Akron AAUP Protecting Academic Freedom For a Free Society
The University of Akron Chapter |
American Association of University Professors

Join the Fight for Academic Freedom

Academic freedom is under attack in state houses across the country. The free and open exchange of ideas is fundamental to education and to our democracy. The Akron-AAUP exists to defend academic freedom. Join us in our fight by donating today.

Take Action

You may donate by PayPal, credit card, or by check (preferred) payable to: Akron-AAUP and mail to:


PO Box 528

Akron, OH 44309-0528


Please email Victoria@akronaaup.org

Faculty Care Fund

We would like to thank the 113 people who donated to the Faculty Care Fund. Because of their generosity, we were able to collect $86,695.29 to be distributed to 45 of our colleagues who were laid off without severance pay.

*Please note: donations are not deductible as charitable contribu­tions for federal income tax purposes. You should consult your tax, legal and accounting advisor for guidance.