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Lake Osceola South Florida Family Day
This event is for students living in Miami-Dade, Monroe, Collier, and Broward counties.

Monday, AUGUST 1, 2022 

9 a.m. - 3 p.m. ET

Join us for an in-person open house exclusively for our South Florida community! Learn about the admission process, available scholarships, student life, and more. You and your guests will also take a guided tour of our beautiful Coral Gables campus. We can't wait to see you!


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  • Registration

    Make your way over to the Shalala Student Center to check-in for the event and meet the team.

  • Welcome and Information Session

    Overview of University of Miami history, academics, and what makes the U unique.

  • Breakout Sessions and Campus Tours

    Breakout sessions and campus tours will be held on the hour from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    Campus Tours (University Center Patio Stage)
    Members of the President's 100 organization will show you around the University, share their experiences, and tell you about all of the opportunities available at the University of Miami.

    Admission 101: Tips for Navigating Your UMiami Application (Ballroom A)
    Nervous about the college search process? Join our admission staff for a candidate look at the Common Application and tips on how to best navigate the process!

    Beyond the Classroom: Experiential Learning (Iron Arrow)
    The University of Miami values hands-on, experiential learning. Join our campus partners to learn about the research, study abroad and internship opportunities our students will have access to!

    Florida Financial Aid (Ballroom B) 
    Paying for college doesn't have to be stressful - join our financial aid staff members to learn about how federal and Florida financial aid can bring a UMiami education within reach for you and your family.

    Current ‘Canes Student Panel (Senate) 
    Join current students as they talk candidly about their UMiami experience - from student organizations, to classes and homework, and more.

    The UM Academic Experience: Cognates, Special Programs, & More (Senate)
    Interested in learning more about the classroom experience at the University of Miami? Join this session to learn how our flexible curriculum allows you to explore your passions and sets you up for success.

    Early Admission Advantage (Ballroom A)
    The University of Miami offers four different admission plans, with different deadlines; come learn which admission plan fits your needs and why there is an advantage to applying early!

    Beyond the Classroom: On-Campus Housing & Commuting (Ballroom B)
    Both residential and commuter students make up our amazing Miami community; join this session to learn about both living options!

  • Lunch

    Lunch will be available between 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Stanford Dining Hall. Get a taste of what it's like to be a student!

  • Closing Reception

    Sebastian The Ibis will pose with you for a souvenir photo to remember your day at the U.

Getting Here