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Payment Deadline

Deposit: Admitted students must confirm their acceptance with a $500 nonrefundable enrollment deposit within 10 business days of being notified of the admission decision.

Program fee: All program fees must be paid in full by May 8.

Students admitted after May 8 must be prepared to submit full payment immediately upon acceptance.

Payment Methods

All payments must be in U.S. dollars.

  • Credit Card - Payment accepted online: Application Fee, Deposit, Program Fee
  • Check/Money Order
    • Checks and money orders must be drawn on a U.S. bank.
    • Make checks and money orders payable to the University of Miami.
    • Include the student’s name and UM ID number (also called a C number) on the memo line.
    • Post-dated checks are NOT accepted.
    • Checks must be mailed to the PO box below:

Postal Address - For payments by check/money order
Summer Scholars Program
University of Miami
P.O. Box 248005
Coral Gables, FL 33124-1610
Payment Plan
  • Full program financing available to qualified applicants via Your Tuition Solution
  • Final payment is due by May 8, 2015.

Refunds and Cancellation Policy

The $75 application fee is additional to the program fee and is nonrefundable. Please note cancellation requests must be made in writing to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Cancellation requests received before or on May 8, 2015
100% Refund, minus the $500 nonrefundable deposit

Cancellation requests received May 8 – June 26, 2015
50% Refund, minus the $500 nonrefundable deposit

Cancellation requests received on or after June 27, 2015   
No Refund

Program Cancellation
The University reserves the right to cancel any program for insufficient enrollment or due to events beyond our control. In such cases, applicants will be considered for their second program preference. If the second program preference is unavailable, students may receive a refund of all program fees and deposits. All programs are subject to change without notice.