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An invitation was mailed with an incorrect date of October 14. Preview the U will take place on Sunday, October 7, as shown below. There will not be an event on October 14. We apologize for the inconvenience.


Whether you’re just getting to know us or plan to apply, we invite you to attend Preview the U. Join us for an information session at one of our nine schools and colleges, and learn more about admission and financial aid. You'll also meet representatives from several departments and have a chance to tour our beautiful campus.

Preview the U

Sunday, October 7, 2018
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Preview the U is now at capacity and no longer accepting registrations. If you still wish to visit us, we are offering an enhanced campus visit experience on Monday, October 8. Sign up here.

Parking Information

Register your license plate for free parking. If you do not pre-register your car, there will be a fee to park.
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

RegistrationWhitten University Center, Lower Lounge

Showcase the U  Shalala Student Center 

Schools and Colleges 2nd Floor (Music & Arts and Sciences on 3rd floor)
The University of Miami offers more than 180 majors and programs. Engage in informal conversation with representatives from our schools and colleges to learn more about how students take advantage of our wide breadth of offerings.

Organizations and Programs 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 - 10:15 a.m.

Welcome Session  Shalala Student Center Ballrooms, 3rd Floor
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.

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. Academic Interest Sessions
Representatives from each of the nine undergraduate schools and colleges will offer information sessions.

College of Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Natural Sciences combined: Shalala Student Center, Activities Rooms
School of Communication: Whitten Learning Center, Room 170
School of Education and Human Development: Shalala Student Center, Senate Room
College of Engineering: Whitten Learning Center, Room 130
Frost School of Music: Fillmore Hall
School of Nursing and Health Studies: Simulation Hospital, 2nd Floor, Auditorium

Noon - 2:00 p.m.

  • Lunch in Mahoney/Pearson & Hecht/Stanford Dining Halls (Lunch times: Noon, 12:45 p.m., and 1:30 p.m.)
  • Campus tours leaving from the UC Patio Stage
    (Tours will leave regularly; Last tour leaves at 2:00 p.m.)
  • Concurrent Sessions
    (Identical Sessions will be offered at Noon, 12:45 p.m., and 1:30 p.m.):
    1. Early Admission (ED/EA) MattersIron Arrow
    2. Application and Essay Tips and TricksActivities Rooms
    3. ’Cane Talk Student PanelUG Presentation Room
    4. Financial AidBallrooms East and Center
  • Additional Sessions
    1. Pre Health – offered at Noon only Cox Science Building, Room 126
    2. Research UndergraduateShalala Student Center, Ballroom West offered at 12:45 p.m. only
    3. Pre-LawShalala Student Center, Senate Room, offered at 1:30 p.m. only
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Thank "U" for Visiting  The Rock

Enjoy some refreshments and festivities with fellow guests and have your photo taken with our beloved Sebastian the Ibis.

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