Untitled Document Congratulations on your admission to the University of Miami!

We are pleased that you have chosen to be a part of the 'Cane family and look forward to your arrival on campus. There will be many things to do when you come to campus for orientation in January: settling into housing, getting acquainted with the campus, meeting to your classmates and professors, and much more.

To make the transition easier, we are giving you the opportunity to register for the Spring 2015 Semester this Fall through CaneLink. You will have from November 17, 2014 - January 5, 2015 to create your schedule.

For this early registration period, each school has developed an advising website to guide you through the course selection process. The directions and recommendations are based on their knowledge of what you will need to start your academic career on the right track! To find the directions for your specific school, click on the Schools & Colleges Registration Process arrow below and then select the link to your school.

Registration Deadlines
Registration will begin November 17, 2014. See timeline below for specific deadlines.
October 20» Math Placement Test Opens
November 3» Shopping Carts and Validation Processes Available in CaneLink
November 12» Last day to Change School/Major through the Office of Admissions
November 17» Registration Opens in CaneLink (no appointments, only enrollment window)
November 21»
Initial Tuition Bill Generated*; notifications emailed
January 5» Tuition Bill Due Date
January 21» Last Day to Add a Course

*Individual accounts for new students will not be adjusted to reflect housing and applicable dining charges until specific housing assignments and meal plan selections are made in late December/early January.

There are many online resources to guide you through the process of registration; here are links to the online tutorials for registration.

Student Guide:
A detailed student guide on how to use CaneLink.
Click Here

Registration Process:
A step-by-step guide on how to complete the new Fall Registration process in CaneLink.
Click Here

Frequently Asked Questions.
Click Here

Things You Need to Know About the Waitlist.
Click Here

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Each school/college has put together school/major specific directions to guide you through choosing your classes for the Fall. Click on your school below to go to their website.

  School of Architecture  
  College of Arts & Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences’ Center for Freshman Advising will email new freshmen in mid-November with instructions on the registration process. Until then, you can start reviewing courses online and researching available majors within the College.
  School of Business Administration  
  School of Communication  
  School of Education and Human Development
  College of Engineering  
  Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
  Frost School of Music
  School of Nursing and Health Studies

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Canelink is the University of Miami's online portal for students and faculty. CaneLink is used by students to plan their academic career, register for classes, view their academic and financial records and receive communication from the university. Faculty and staff use CaneLink for academic advising, grade submission and other student related functions.

Visit https://canelink.miami.edu to access CaneLink. Students should use their existing CaneID and password to log in.

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CaneLink has a robust search engine for classes.

Search For Classes:
Click Here

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New freshmen will complete their General Education Requirements across three areas of knowledge in an exciting new format: cognates. Review the cognate concept to better understand General Education Requirements and how you can explore, in-depth, concepts that interest you at the link below.

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Incoming freshmen at the University of Miami will be required to complete the ALEKS Math Placement Assessment before enrolling in a mathematics course. The recommended course will depend on your major and degree program. Please see the Math Placement Guide, as well as the Freshmen Level Math Course Chart, for information on score requirements and prerequisites. For Spring 2015 enrollment, the ALEKS Math Placement Assessment will be available to incoming students beginning October 20, 2014. Students will be able to access the assessment free of charge through the ALEKS link on CaneLink. The ALEKS assessment can be taken from any location with internet access. Students are expected to complete the ALEKS assessment on their own, without any outside assistance of any kind (this includes any individual, websites, etc.), and adhere to the University of Miami's Honor Code.

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Students can change their school and or major prior to starting school in the Fall. If you are interested in changing schools and/or your major, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admission at   admission@miami.edu until November 12, 2014.

Beginning November 13, 2014 requests for change of school will need to go through your school or college directly.

Changes to majors within the same school or college are handled directly by the school/college administration. Please contact your school/college to process a change of major.

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To have Advanced Placement, College-Level Examination Program and International Baccalaureate (Level H) examinations scores evaluated for university credit, request that your scores be sent directly to the Office of Admission from the College Board or your regional IB office.

For more information, click here.

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