Future 'Cane Day

You are cordially invited to join us to celebrate with fellow admitted students at our Future 'Cane Day. You will meet future classmates, learn about the value of a UM education, and get answers to your questions about the next steps to becoming a 'Cane.

Sunday, April 10, 2016 

8:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.



University Center
1306 Stanford Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146

Parking Information:

Pavia Parking Garage
5615 Pavia Street
Coral Gables, FL 33146


8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Registration, University Center

8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Showcase the U, Shalala Student Center, 3rd Floor
Connect with representatives from across the university to learn more about housing, wellness, academic resources, and the various student experiences on campus.

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Welcome Session, Ballrooms

10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Financial Aid Office Hours

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Academic Interest Sessions
Representatives from each of the nine undergraduate schools and colleges will offer information sessions.

12:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Campus Tours

12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Pre-Health Advising Information Session, Ballroom West
Regardless of academic interest, learn how our curriculum and advising provides an ideal environment to nurture your development and prepare for veterinarian, dental, or medical school.

1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

School and College Meet and Greet, University Center
The U offers over 180 majors and programs. Engage in informal conversation with representatives from our nine schools and colleges to learn more about how students take advantage of our wide breadth of offerings.

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Financial Aid Information Session, Ballroom East
Have you received an award package and have questions? Representatives from the Office of Financial Assistance will discuss the UM award package and ways to afford your college education through several forms of financial assistance.

2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Students: A Day in the Life of a ’Cane
What happens when four freshman and sophomores take a go-pro around campus for a day? Come and see!

2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Families: Administrators Panel
Hear from a panel of administrators who will discuss academic and emotional support, safety, and all of the resources available to students at the U.

Lunch tickets will be provided at registration for families to enjoy a meal at one of our dining halls.

*Please note that the schedule above is subject to change.