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This event is for students living in Miami-Dade, Broward, Monroe and Palm Beach counties.

Come learn about what makes the University of Miami unique and how you will benefit from this global education as a South Florida student. You will have the opportunity to take a tour of campus, meet current students from the South Florida area, and attend a presentation with officers from admission and financial aid.

This event is at capacity.
When:
Thursday, August 11, 2016
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where:
Whitten University Center - Lobby
1306 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
Parking Information:
Pavia Parking Garage
5615 Pavia Street
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Itinerary*
8:30 a.m. RegistrationWhitten University Center Lobby
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Academic tours with current students (disponible en Español)
Tour the academic side of campus, see a classroom, and learn more about our nine undergraduate schools and colleges.
10:00 a.m. Own Your Education: Academics at the UGusman Concert Hall
Our flexible curriculum allows students to engage with all of our schools and colleges. Learn how the Cognates Program of General Education provides connections across disciplines for UM students.
10:45 a.m. Residential and Student Life tour with current students (disponible en Español)
See a room in Hecht Residential College, tour the Wellness Center, and hear more about how students get involved at the U.
11:30 - 12:45 p.m Lunch and a Conversation with UM AlumniShalala Student Center Ballrooms
Hear from a panel of young alumni as they share how their UM experience has shaped their success. The panel will begin at noon.
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions
Identical sessions will be offered at 1:00 and 1:30 p.m. Choose two you would like to attend.

Undergraduate ResearchCox Science Building, Room 126
Maria J. Robertson from the Office of Undergraduate Research and Community Outreach
Students are able to engage in research as early as their freshman year. Learn from faculty and current students how research shapes the academic experience.

Internships/Career PreparationCox Science Building, Room 145
Anna Kenney from Toppel Career Center
A representative from the Toppel Career Center will explain how students are expertly positioned to land internships and jobs in their desired fields.

Study AbroadAdmission Presentation Room
Grant Cutler from the Study Abroad Office
Learn how students are able to study in 85 programs in more than 40 countries around the world.
2:15 - 3:00p.m. Admission and Financial AidShalala Student Center Ballrooms (disponible en Español)
Understand our holistic review process and how families afford a UM education. The presentation will be followed by conversations with current students and a sweet treat.

*Please note, locations and times on the itinerary are subject to change.