|Setting:||Large City Setting|
|Size:||Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)|
|Mascot:||Sebastian the Ibis|
|On-Campus Housing Available:||Yes|
A good university does more than just teach, in creates an atmosphere of belonging and creative exploration. Coral Gables, Florida is home to one such university. University of Miami has strong academic programs and a community of student services for the lucky students who attend.
Along with the normal college majors in languages, arts and sciences, U of M has programs like Aerospace Engineering, Broadcast Journalism, Creative Writing, Marine Science, Musical Theatre, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Sports Administration.
Student services offered include student organizations, Greek community, amazing fitness and wellness center, a well-rounded arts and culture program, and career services. The Toppel Career Center provides services like interview preparation, resume writing, job and internship searches, job fairs and other resources.
The University of Miami also boasts a strong athletics program, with the Hurricanes making their presence known year after year in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The football team consistently ranks high nationally, and the baseball team has won four national championships.
Financial aid is mostly need-based, but there are also fellowships, short-term loans and GAFAC Funding for those who qualify. GAFAC Funding is a peer-run committee which decides on where money will be distributed, whether it’s to fund individual students or groups.
So if you’re looking for a traditional college experience in sunny South Miami, take a look at UM.
50% of students gave University of Miami 5 stars overall.
Overall a very fun experience, lots of school spirit, great scenic campus, good location in the city, lots of activities provided through the school, good dining options, fun city to live in, students come from a variety of countries and all walks of life
University of Miami
University of Miami
Miami, FL 33146
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Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.
Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.
|Full-Time Undergrad Students||12,980|
|Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)||19,404|
- Latino: 27%
- African American: 8%
- Caucasian: 47%
- Asian: 6%
- Unknown and Other: 11%
|Unknown and Other||11%|
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