Athletics and Recreation FAQs

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Whom should I contact if I’m interested in participating in intercollegiate athletics?

You or your coach should contact the appropriate University of Miami coach for information about the recruitment process.

How do I try out for a Division I sport team at UM?

The walk-on tryout process varies from team to team. Contact the specific athletic team you are interested in. Visit the Hurricane Athletics website for more information.

Where are the athletic facilities?

UM’s athletic Facilities are located both on and off the Coral Gables main campus.

Does UM have intramural and/or club sports?

UM offers both an intramural and a club sports program. Visit our Sports and Recreation page for more information.

How do I get tickets to athletic events?

All undergraduate students receive free admission to UM athletic events by showing their Cane Card. 

Does UM have fitness and wellness classes?

The Herbert Wellness Center hosts a wide variety of fitness and wellness classes to satisfy the needs of both members and nonmembers. For a comprehensive list, visit our Classes page.

What other exercise and workout facilities are available?

UM provides students with a range of options to maintain or pursue a healthy lifestyle. The Herbert Wellness Center is a premier fitness, recreation, and wellness facility that includes a 17,000-sq.-ft. fitness room, basketball courts, indoor track, spa, saunas, racquetball and squash courts, instructional kitchen and classrooms, tennis courts, an indoor pool, and the Courtside Eatery.

Since it takes more than just physical exercise to maintain good health, the Herbert Wellness Center also offers classes in meditation, stress management, smoking cessation, cooking, emergency care, and nutrition.