UM's academics is committed to excellence and athletics at UM is no different. UM's Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is dedicated to developing and supporting its student-athletes in their efforts to achieve personal, academic and athletic excellence. A competitor in the NCAA Division I Atlantic Coast Conference, UM's teams have established a winning tradition that includes more than 65 national championships and hundreds of All-American athletes.
A variety of collegiate sports are hosted on campus, from baseball games at Mark Light Field to the basketball games at the BankUnited Center. With five National Championships and nine Conference Championships, the Miami Hurricanes football team can be seen playing at one of their home games in the Sun Life Stadium, which provides student-athletes and fans a first-class experience both on and off the field.
All UM athletic events are free for full-time undergraduate students. Simply swipe your Cane Card for entry into the game. Transportation to Sun Life Stadium is also provided free-of-charge for all students with their Cane ID. Simply visit the Information Desk at the University Center to receive a complimentary bus pass. Buses depart from the BankUnited Center. Trips from Sun Life Stadium back to the Coral Gables campus start at half time.
Whichever sporting event you choose to attend, you'll always be in the presence of UM's powerful school spirit. It's best summed up by the chant heard at every athletic event, "It's great to be a Miami Hurricane!"To learn more about UM Athletics, visit HurricaneSports.com.