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Your Road to UM

Welcome to the 'Cane family! Use this road map to help you transition from deposit to your first day at UM.

To ensure a smooth transition to the U, your Road to UM includes email reminders, orientations, online courses, and a checklist with dates to help keep you on track. Be sure to check back regularly for updates and continue to monitor your UM email for important communications. 

Road to UM: LIVE Summer Series

Don't miss out on this opportunity to hear from students, ask questions in real time, and get valuable information. Check out the schedule and resgister for any or all of the sessions!

Registration Timeline Page

A central hub that provides videos, key dates, and links to your school or college's advising website to guide you through the course selection process.

Housing & Meal Plans

One of the most important steps in the process is signing up for housing and selecting a meal plan. Living on campus opens up a world of interaction socially, developmentally, and academically. 

Parent Mailing List

Sign up to receive emails from the University of Miami regarding your student's onboarding process and the Division of Student Affairs' Family Newsletter.

Transferable Credits

Transfer credit evaluations are conducted after a student has been admitted. Note that only credits from a regionally accredited institution are transferable to the University of Miami.


International Student Services

ISSS is a dedicated team that is there to provide support to our international student community. Connect with a team member or browse their website for information.

Navigating CaneLink

A comprehensive guide to using CaneLink, UM's student information system. This is where you will see information regarding financial aid and grades, search for classes, and more.

Connect With Us

Starting college is an exciting experience, but it can also feel overwhelming at times! Meet the GPS Team (Guides for Parents and Students), a group of current students who are ready and eager to help you through the process. They will be available all summer to help you navigate the transition to college, refer you to resources, and answer any questions you may have.