Future ’Cane Day

Congrats on being admitted to the U! Celebrate your success with us at one of our Future ’Cane Days, our admitted student open houses. You will meet your new classmates, learn about the value of a UM education, and get answers about the next steps to becoming a ’Cane.

Event Dates

Sunday, February 24, 2019 


Sunday, April 7, 2019


Event Time

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Whitten University Center

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Showcase the U

Shalala Student Center (Schools and Colleges, 2nd floor; Organizations and Programs, 3rd floor) 
Connect with representatives from across the university to learn more about the nine academic schools and colleges, housing, wellness, academic resources, and the various student experiences on campus.

9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Shalala Student Center Ballrooms, 3rd floor

10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Academic Interest Sessions 

Representatives from each of the nine undergraduate schools and colleges will present information and opportunities from their individual areas.

12 - 1 p.m.
Financial Aid Information Session

Shalala Student Center Ballroom East
Have you received an award package and have questions? Representatives from the Office of Financial Assistance will discuss the UM award package and ways to afford your college education through several forms of financial assistance.

Noon and 1 p.m.
Lunch at the Dining Halls 

Tickets will be provided at registration for families to enjoy a meal at one of our dining halls. 

12 - 2:30 p.m.
Campus Tours

Lakeside Patio Stage
Tours will leave every half an hour with the last tour departing at 2:30 p.m.

Make Me A ‘Cane

Shalala Student Center
Claim your place at the U! This is your time to make joining the University of Miami Class of 2023 a reality. Submit your enrollment deposit today.

Financial Aid Office Hours

Whitten University Center, 2nd floor
Representatives from the Office of Student Financial Assistance and Employment will be on hand to meet with families individually.

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Pre-Health Advising Information Session

Shalala Student Center, Ballroom East
Regardless of your academic interest, learn how our curriculum and advising provides an ideal environment to prepare you for veterinarian, dental, or medical school.

A Day in the Life of a ’Cane (Students Only)

Ballroom East
Learn first-hand what a day in the life of a University of Miami student is like from our panel of current UM students. Bring your questions!

Transitioning to the U (Parents Only)

Ballroom Center
Starting college can be exciting and daunting for both students and parents. Learn how the University of Miami will work with your sons and daughters to make the transition process as smooth as possible, and hear about the resources available to students for academic, social, and emotional support as they embark on their college career.

2 – 3 p.m.
“Thank U” for visiting

The Rock
Enjoy refreshments and festivities; have your photo taken with Sebastian the Ibis.


Parking Information:

Pavia Parking Garage
5615 Pavia Street
Coral Gables, FL 33146