'Canes in the Community

Impact and Inspiration

Students and other members of the University of Miami community took part in UM’s annual National Gandhi Day of Service on Sunday, October 2. Keynote…

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  • Advisors will be available for in-person or telephone advising. We will have morning, daytime and evening advising appointments available.
  • Please arrive on time for your appointment and respect the 30 minute time frame as there may well be a student following you.
  • You are advised to check MyUM for course listings and come prepared with your selections.
  • Your advisor will check your selections against the BGS curriculum requirements.
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The Bachelor of General Studies is designed for adults who wish to pursue a degree part-time. Students may carry up to 9 credit hours per semester. During spring semester one additional course in either InterSession or another Special Academic Program may be selected in addition to the 9-credit semester limit.