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Tuition & Fees

$44,350

$44,350

not including room and board

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Selective

40%

acceptance rate

Accepted 11,691
Declined + 17,216
Total Received 28,907
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undergraduateRatios

49%

51%

male

female

1  :  12

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business/marketing
  2. Biological/life Sciences
  3. Social Sciences
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School Facts

University of Miami, founded in 1925, is a private research university. Its 239-acre main campus is located in Coral Gables, seven miles south of downtown Miami.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 16,935
Established in 1925
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  ACNM (American College of Nurse Midwives)
•  ADA (American Dental Association)
•  AMA/AAMC/LCME (American Medical Association/Association of American Medical Colleges/Liaison Committee on Medical Education)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Codes

SAT 5815
ACT 0760

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Private (nonprofit)

11,380

undergraduate students

5,555

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
27%
600-699
49%
500-599
21%
400-499
3%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
38%
600-699
48%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
24%
600-699
50%
500-599
23%
400-499
3%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
72%
24-29
24%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
51%
24-29
45%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
61%
24-29
36%
18-23
2%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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Coral Gables, FL

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Fun Facts

  • Tough guys Dwane "The Rock" Johnson and Sylvester Stallone both attended the University of Miami.

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Coral Gables, FL

239-acre main campus in Coral Gables (population: 49,411), eight miles from downtown Miami; branch Bradenton, Coral Gables, Miami, and Virginia Key, FL. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Miami. School operates transportation throughout the main and Rosenstiel campuses. Public transportation serves all four branch campus (including main campus) locations.

University of Miami
P.O. Box 248025
Coral Gables, FL 33124

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
38%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
87%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
21 fraternities 14% of male students
 
15 sororities 17% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
72%
Top 1/4
92%
Top 1/2
98%
Bottom 1/2
2%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
27%
600-699
49%
500-599
21%
400-499
3%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
38%
600-699
48%
500-599
12%
400-499
2%
300-399
0
200-299
0
700-800
24%
600-699
50%
500-599
23%
400-499
3%
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
72%
24-29
24%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
51%
24-29
45%
18-23
3%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
61%
24-29
36%
18-23
2%
12-17
1%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $70
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline January 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Required of some
SAT or ACT Required

Selective

40%

acceptance rate

Accepted 11,691
Declined + 17,216
Total Received 28,907

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Recommendations
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Deanna L. Voss
Director of Admission Recruitment and Operations
P: 305 284-4323
F: 305 284-6605
admission@miami.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $10,861,269
State $9,581,886
Institutional $83,557,206
Other external $2,143,102
Total $106,143,463

Non-need-based

Federal $15,550
State $7,882,124
Institutional $49,268,986
Other external $1,131,795
Total $58,298,455

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
diving
football
golf
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Atlantic Coast Conference
Mascot
Sebastian the Ibis
School colors
orange, green, and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
ARC Studies/Research
Accompanying/Chamber Music
Accounting
Acting
Advertising
Aerospace Engineering
Africana Studies
American Studies
Anthropology
Applied Marine Physics
Architectural Design
Architectural Engineering
Architecture
Art
Art History
Art Studio
Arts Presenting
Athletic Training
Audio Engineering
Biochemistry
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Biochemistry/Nutrition
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biostatistics
Broadcast Journalism
Business Administration
Cancer Biology
Ceramics
Chemistry
Choral Conducting
Civil Engineering
Classics/Classical Civilization
Classics/Greek
Classics/Latin
Classics/Latin and Greek
Clinical/Translational Investigation
Commercial Music/Production
Communication Studies
Communications
Community Psychology
Community/Social Development
Comparative Law
Composition
Computer Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Counseling Psychology
Creative Writing
Criminology
Critical Care Nursing
Digital Arts/Sound Design
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Early Childhood/Special Education
Economics
Ecosystems Science/Policy
Education/Social Change
Electrical Engineering
Electrical/Computer Engineering
Electronic Media
Elementary Education
Engineering Science
English
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Health/Safety
Environmental Science/Policy
Epidemiology
Ergonomics
Estate Planning/Real Property
Exceptional Student Education/Reading/ESOL/Pre-Kindergarten Disabilities
Exercise Physiology
Family/Community Services
Finance
French
General Studies
Geography
Geography/Regional Studies
Geological Sciences
German
Graphic Design
Health Care Administration
Health Science
Health Science Administration
Health Sector Policy/Management
Higher Education/Enrollment Management
Higher Educational Leadership
History
Human Genetics/Genomics
Human Resources Management
Human and Social Development/Community Development
Human and Social Development/Individual and Relational Development
Industrial Engineering
Instrumental Conducting
Instrumental Performance
Instrumental Performance/Multiple Woodwind
International Administration
International Finance/Marketing
International Law
International Studies
Jazz Composition
Jazz Pedagogy
Jazz Performance
Jazz Performance/Instrumental
Jazz Performance/Vocal
Journalism
Judaic Studies
Keyboard Performance
Keyboard Performance/Pedagogy
Latin American Studies
Law
Legal Studies
Liberal Studies
Management
Management Science
Marine Affairs
Marine Affairs/Policy
Marine Biology/Fisheries
Marine Geology/Geophysics
Marine Science
Marine/Atmospheric Chemistry
Marketing
Marriage/Family Therapy
Mathematics
Mathematics/Applied
Mathematics/Science/Technology Resource Teacher in Elementary Schools
Mathematics/Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Media Management
Media Writing/Production
Medicine
Mental Health/Counseling
Meteorology
Meteorology/Physical Oceanography
Microbiology
Microbiology/Immunology
Molecular/Cell/Developmental Biology
Molecular/Cellular Pharmacology
Motion Pictures
Multiple Woodwinds
Music
Music Business/Entertainment Industries
Music Composition
Music Education
Music Education/Jazz
Music Engineering Technology
Music Theatre
Music Theory
Music Therapy
Musicology
Neurobiology
Neuroscience
Nursing
Nursing Midwifery
Nursing R.N./B.S.N. Completion Program
Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner
Nursing/Nurse Anesthesia
Ocean/Coastal Law
Painting
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Therapy
Physics
Physiology/Biophysics
Political Science
Pre-Dentistry
Pre-Forensics
Pre-Law
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Pharmacy
Pre-Physical Therapy
Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Printmaking
Psychobiology
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Relations
Real Estate
Real Estate Development/Urbanism
Religious Studies
Research/Evaluation
Research/Measurement/Evaluation
Romance Studies/French
Romance Studies/Spanish
Sculpture
Secondary Education
Sociology
Software Engineering
Spanish
Spanish/Journalism
Sports Administration
Studio Jazz Writing
Studio Music/Jazz/Instrumental
Studio Music/Jazz/Vocal
Tax Law
Taxation
Teaching/Learning
Theatre Arts
Theatre/Design
Theatre/Directing
Theatre/Management
Theatre/Stage Management
Urban Design
Visual Communications
Visual Journalism
Vocal Pedagogy
Vocal Performance
Voice Performance
Wireless Communication
Women's Studies
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Undergraduate

67%

11,380
students

Female
51%
5,847

Male
49%
5,533

Graduate

33%

5,555
students

Female
51%
2,820

Male
49%
2,735

undergraduateFull-time

93%

10,637
students

Female
51%
5,408

Male
49%
5,229

undergraduatePart-time

7%

743
students

Female
60%
439

Male
40%
304

Student Break-down

13%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
21%
Hispanic/Latino
42%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

58%

Transfer applicants accepted

37%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 113
Countries most often represented Brazil
Canada
China
Italy
Saudi Arabia
Venezuela
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Mark Reid
Executive Director of International Admission
305 284-5857
mreid@miami.edu

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