Adjusting to College Life

Admitted Student Checklist

The admitted student checklist will be your go-to guide to ensure you stay on track with tasks you must complete prior to your start at the U.

Admitted Student FAQs

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Miami! Admitted student FAQs are a quick way to find answers to questions you may have.

Department of Orientation & Commuter Student Involvement (OCSI)

Website | Shalala Student Center, Suite 203 | 305-284-5646

Commuter Assistants strive to meet the practical, social, informational, and advocacy needs of commuter students through a variety of services and programs for community building. 

Transfer Assistants offer a variety of intentional and transfer-focused services, programs, and resources to support your education and success at the University of Miami.

Orientation is a mandatory transition program immediately prior to the start of classes that assists undergraduate first-year and transfer students with their academic, personal, social, and cultural transition to the University of Miami. 

Housing & Residential Life

Website | | 305-284-4505

Learn about in-area faculty and staff, room layout and dimensions, and safety security services. You can expect to interact with area directors, office supervisors, and resident assistants (RAs).

Counseling Center

Website | 5513 Merrick Drive | 305-284-5511

Our mission is to provide high-quality services for students from all backgrounds. From individual counseling to online resources, the Counseling Center is here for you.