Orientation Staff

Congratulations to our new 'Canes and welcome to the University of Miami!

New Student Orientation marks a new beginning and serves as the foundation of the UM experience for undergraduates. It is our hope to provide you with the information necessary for a successful transition into your life at UM. Below are some important dates for academic year 2014-2015, and additional information is available through the tabs on the right.

New Student and Family Parent Orientation for Fall of 2014 will take place from Tuesday, August 19, 2014 through Sunday, August 24, 2014. More information about registering for Orientation will be made available in late Spring.

To view a preliminary schedule of Fall Orientation 2014, please click here .

For your convenience, click on the links below to view the separate Family, Transfer Student, and First-year Student Orientation Schedules. Please note that each schedule has detailed information and scheduled events. Families, Transfer Students, and First-year Students will receive a hard copy of the orientation schedule in the full booklet version when checking in for New Student and Family Orientation.
Family Orientation Schedule
Transfer Student Orientation Schedule
First-year Student Orientation Schedule

The Department of Orientation is excited to welcome you to campus and anxiously awaits your arrival. In the meantime, should you require any assistance, please contact our office at 305-284-5646 or via email at orientation@miami.edu.