Check Your Application Status

Thank you for your application to the University of Miami. You can track your application and all supporting documents through our online student portal, CaneLink. To access your account, please use your CaneID found in the acknowledgment email you received from the University of Miami 2-4 days after submitting your application. Don't forget to check all of your email folders for this acknowledgment email, including spam, junk, and clutter.

If you are having trouble accessing your CaneLink account, please visit the CaneID Self-Service page. Under “CaneID Assistance” you can reset your password. Please do not register for a new CaneID.

Click here if you need help navigating CaneLink.

When navigating your CaneLink portal, there are two main pages that you will use:

1. Student Home 
a. Welcome page: update personal information, apply for housing, and meal plan.
b. Student Center button: view application status, financial aid awards, pay your bill, register for classes, etc.

2. Student Center 
a. Message Center: view copies of email notifications, including admission decision, scholarship letter, financial aid letter, etc.
b. To Do List: view documents or required actions that need your attention. 
c. Financial Aid: view financial aid awards, and accept or decline awards.
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As we approach application deadlines, we will receive a very large volume of documents. Please allow 2-3 weeks from the application deadline to process your documents for you to see them reflected on your CaneLink account.


General FAQs about CaneLink

Student FAQs about CaneLink

Student Tutorials/Student Center Help


All application materials should be submitted by email to If you have questions, please contact your admission counselor or call 305-284-4323.