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 25, 2018 


Sunday, April 8, 2018


Event Time:

9:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.*

8:30 - 9:30 a.m. RegistrationWhitten University Center
8:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Showcase the U Shalala Student Center, 2nd floor
The University of Miami offers more than 180 majors and programs. Engage in informal conversation with representatives from our schools and colleges to learn more about how students take advantage of our wide breadth of offerings.

Organizations and Programs Shalala Student Center, 3rd floor
Connect with representatives from across the university to learn more about housing, wellness, academic resources, and the various student experiences on campus.

9:45 - 10:15 a.m. Welcome Session Shalala Student Center Ballrooms, 3rd floor
10:30 - 12 p.m Academic Interest Sessions 
Representatives from each of the nine undergraduate schools and colleges will offer information sessions.
12 p.m. - 1 p.m Lunch Dining Halls**
12:15 - 1 p.m

Financial Aid Information SessionShalala 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.

12:15 - 2:15 p.m. Financial Aid Office Hours – Whitten University Center, 2nd floor
12:15 - 1 p.m. Commuter Student Information Session – Shalala Student Center Senate Room
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Campus Tours – Stage, Lake Side Patio
Tours will leave every half an hour with the last tour departing at 2:30 p.m.

Make Me A 'Cane – Whitten University Center, 1st floor, E-Center, Room 1228
Claim your place at the U! This is your time to make joining the University of Miami Class of 2021 a reality. Submit your enrollment deposit today.

2:30 - 3:15 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.

Parents and Students: A Day in the Life of a ’CaneShalala Student Center Ballroom West
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!

*Time is subject to change.
** Lunch tickets will be provided at registration for families to enjoy a meal at one of our dining halls.

Parking Information:

Pavia Parking Garage
5615 Pavia Street
Coral Gables, FL 33146