Congratulations to our new ’Canes, and welcome to the University of Miami! The Department of Orientation & Commuter Student Involvement is excited to welcome you to campus and anxiously awaits your arrival. 

Spring 2016 Orientation will take place on:
January 6-9 for incoming first-year and transfer undergraduate students
January 6-7 for parents and families of new first-year and transfer students

Incoming first-year and transfer International Students are asked to also participate in International Student Orientation (ISO) sponsored by the Department of International Student and Scholar Services for new University of Miami international first-year and transfer students.

Please see below for a preliminary schedule for Spring Orientation 2016. The complete 2016 Spring Orientation Schedule will available for download in early December. Please note that you will receive a printed copy when you arrive to campus and check-in for Orientation. In the meantime, should you require any assistance, please contact our office at 305-284-5645 or

Spring 2016 Preliminary Schedule

To download a PDF of the full Orientation schedule, click here.