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University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL

The University of Miami, founded in 1925, is a private, comprehensive university. Its 260-acre main campus is located in Coral Gables, four miles south of downtown Miami.

Institution TypePrivate
Undergraduate Students10,849
   Women5,683 (52.4%)
   Men5,166 (47.6%)
Graduate Students5,952


Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate38% of 32,525 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedYes
Regular Admission DeadlineJanuary 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.60 (based on weighted GPAs)
SAT Math610-710 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading600-680 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing590-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite28-32 range of middle 50%


Cost of Attendance$64,306
Tuition and Fees
Room and Board
Average Percent of Need Met97%
Average Freshman Award$42,187
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates


Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes


Coral Gables Population49,631
Nearest Metropolitan AreaMiami
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 83% of freshmen, 37% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotIbis --Sebastian


Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.4% Asian
9.1% Black/African-American
26.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
49.6% White
4.9% Unknown
International Students13.6%
First-Year Students Returning91.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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Average 3.61 4.06 637 641 28
Low 2.23 2.23 250 420 1
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 35
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• Miami's system of five coed residential colleges, each with its own cafeteria, is modeled after Yale's own residential system.

• An annual student race of cardboard-and-duct-tape boats crosses Lake Osceola, located in the center of campus.

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