Coral Gables , FL 33124 305-284-2211
A vibrant and diverse academic community, the University of Miami has rapidly progressed to become one of America's top research universities.
A private research university with more than 16,000 students from around the world, the University of Miami is a vibrant and diverse academic community focused on teaching and learning, the discovery of new knowledge, and service to the South Florida region and beyond.
The University comprises 11 schools and colleges serving undergraduate and graduate students in more than 180 majors and programs. In 2015, U.S. News & World Report ranked UM among the top 51 universities in the country in its “Best Colleges” listings. U.S. News also cites several of its programs in “America's Best Graduate Schools.”
Established in 1925 during the region's famous real estate boom, UM is a major research university engaged in more than $330 million in research and sponsored program expenditures annually. While the majority of this work is housed at the Miller School of Medicine, investigators conduct hundreds of studies in other areas, including marine science, engineering, education, and psychology.
Costs and Finances
A University of Miami education is an investment in your future. We are committed to providing you with the necessary resources to help you make an informed decision about financing your education.
In a thriving city focused on breaking paradigms, UM's online degree programs deliver an education on a global scale, teaching you to think outside yourself and your immediate surroundings.
UM is dedicated to providing the highest quality education and training — both on the ground and in the cloud — to people of all ages, throughout every stage of life.
Set one foot on campus and you'll feel it—a vibe that celebrates life, learning, and daily activities that are anything but routine. Capitalizing on its glorious weather, national reputation, and location at the crossroads of the Americas, the University of Miami offers students unparalleled academic support, enrichment activities galore, sports and cultural offerings, wellness and fitness programs, and endless opportunities to explore, engage, and better the community and the world. Visit the Division of Student Affairs page.
With exceptional dining options and residential halls, a bounty of social, cultural and academic activities, sporting venues, an easy-to-traverse campus with shuttle service and a myriad of parking options, the University of Miami is home away from home, a place where students who live on or commute to campus can stretch their comfort zones and expand their horizons.
Our mission is developing future leaders and we offer unlimited opportunities for involvement, leadership, and personal exploration. With an active Student Government, more than 40 service organizations, 270-plus clubs, a student-operated newspaper, radio station, and other media, nearly three dozen fraternities and sororities, it's impossible not to be engaged in enriching civic and community life—and yourself.
Whether on our picturesque Coral Gables campus, in the pioneering laboratories at our medical school, or at our world-class marine and atmospheric science hub on Biscayne Bay, our diverse community of scholars and students is bettering the world in every discipline, from architecture to marine zoology. With 11 colleges and schools, dozens of centers and institutes, and more than $330 million in sponsored research, the U is a research powerhouse.
The Office of Research facilitates the UResearch community's scholarly activity, scientific discovery, and the responsible conduct of research by providing an integrated network of support and educational opportunities, including specialized facilities , assistance in obtaining and managing extramural funds , and administrative oversight of all regulatory aspects of research operations.
The Office of Research Administration provides the research community with professional, customer-oriented assistance and support in finding funding, preparing proposals, managing awards, and exceeding the expectations of extramural sponsors for the appropriate and productive use of their support.
The Miami Hurricanes are part of the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference and field 17 varsity sports. The University of Miami's Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is dedicated to developing and supporting its more than 400 student-athletes in their efforts to achieve personal, academic, and athletic excellence.
The Miami Hurricanes football team plays its games at SunLife Stadium and has the support of more than 30,000 season ticket holders. In 2014, nine programs qualified for postseason play, and 11 student-athletes were recognized as All-Americans.
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One of the top private higher education institutions in the country, the University of Miami is committed to making sure its student-athletes have the resources and programs they need to succeed, both on and off the field. UM has one of the highest graduation success rates among ACC schools.