University of Akron Alumni Association

A unique online store with most proceeds supporting student scholarships through the Making A Difference, Moving Forward campaign.

Created by an Alumnus and employee of The University of Akron, this Zippy was originally designed as a poster and created to add color and art to the office in which he was working. Now featured on a ceramic mug, this is sure to brighten any Monday morning coffee.
$10.00 
 
The winter cold can't keep this Kangaroo from being a part of your favorite holiday! This individually gift boxed and shatterproof ornament features our signature orange Zippy and can be hung from your tree or on a hook to show your Zips pride year round!
$10.00 
 
These days, hydration is all the rage and you'll be all set with this leak-proof 25 oz stainless steel bottle! Whether you're looking to transport coffee or water, the dual wall vacuum insulated construction guarantees your beverage will stay at the ideal temperature. It even comes with an adjustable side carry strap making hands free transportation a possibility! Hand wash only recommended.
$25.00 
 
Cheer on your Akron Zips comfortably from the stands with this cushion inspired by one that was handed out at the famous "Acme Zip Game" in 1966. This gold Vinyl seat cushion measures 13 ?" x 13 ?" and is 2 inches thick. This is the perfect way to share your Zips pride no matter what team you are going to watch!
$10.00 
 
Establish your child's love for The University of Akron early with this 12 oz blue sippy cup! This spill proof cup is BPA free and comes with easy to use handles providing your child maximum comfort. This is a must for any future Zip!
$10.00 
 
Keep your coffee table "ring free" with these beautiful coasters featuring your favorite marsupial! Made from absorbent stone and completed with a cork backing, these coasters come in a set of 2 and are the perfect addition to any table.
$20.00 
 
Make any rainy day bright with this custom 42 inch arc, wind proof, Zippy umbrella! This auto-open umbrella folds to 15 inches long and comes with a matching sleeve. It is guaranteed to get people talking about something besides the weather!
$30.00 
 
Bring Zippy to your favorite accessory- your cell phone! Stick this to the back of your phone or other electronic devices to secure your grip while texting, calling or even taking selfies! You can also use it to prop up your phone for movie watching and Face Time calls. PopSocket is collapsible and designed with an advanced reusable adhesive- which means you can reposition it if you need to! Adhesive sticks to most devices and cases.
$10.00 
 
Take what it means to be a "Zip" to a new level with this one of a kind 1/2 zip fleece jacket! This jacket features the UA Seal and alumni logo uniquely laser etched into the fabric. You won't find anything like this anywhere else!
$50.00 
You can't complain about time moving too fast when Zippy is the one keeping you on track! This watch is fun and functional with a stainless steel case molded into a silicone strap for extra comfort! The watch comes with a 2 year warranty, full color gift box and is water resistant up to 165'.
$45.00 
 
Show everyone how proud of an Alumni you are with this UA Slim license plate frame. This frame fits most state plates and sticker requirements. Please note that the hardware is not included.
$15.00 
 
Say "cheers" with this 16 ounce pint glass! Made in the U.S.A., this cup features an image of Zippy created by putting together all of your favorite UA words. Some of the words included are "Rubber Bowl", "The Chuckery", "Painted Rock"... plus many more. You will have to buy it to read them all!
$15.00 
 
Who says you can't bring campus home to you? With this commemorative brick, you can have a piece wherever you like! Formerly a part of our Stitzlein Alumni Center, this brick is the perfect gift for someone looking to carry a piece of campus history close to their heart.
$25.00 
 
Share life's heartfelt messages with a touch of Zips pride through this exclusive stationary set! Each set comes with five special edition blank UA cards and five envelopes.
$5.00 
 
Have your thoughts written in stone with a UA flair! The Eco Stone Notebook is a great way to help the environment and take notes at the same time. Made from recycled materials, the whole notebook is able to be recycled when you are finished. Stone paper is waterproof, antibacterial, tear and smudge resistant, and easy to write on.
$8.00 
 
This ultra-soft, light-weight tee features the University Crest alma mater phrase "Akron Hail All Hail" 91% polyester 9% cotton.
$25.00 
This bold navy blue Block A on yellow tee stands out from all other Akron apparel. 48% polyester 52% cotton.
$25.00 
Inspired by former Zips Football Coach Jerry Faust, this classic two-toned blue and gold Zips 1970's/80's style Moving-A t-shirt signified the team moving ahead. 100% core cotton.
$25.00