'Cane Kickoff: Spring Orientation

Welcome to the University of Miami! Don’t forget to register for 'Cane Kickoff through your Canelink account!


Spring 2020 Schedule

  • Incoming international and exchange undergraduate first-year and transfer students: January 7-12
    • International and Exchange Students living on campus will move in on Tuesday, January 7.  Specifics can also be found at miami.edu/housing.  International Student Orientation and the Compulsory Session for Exchange Students will begin on January 8.
  • Incoming domestic undergraduate first-year and transfer students: January 8-12
    • Domestic Students living on campus will move in and check in for ‘Cane Kickoff on Wednesday, January 8. Specifics can also be found at miami.edu/housing.
  • If you will be commuting, you may check in for ‘Cane Kickoff on Wednesday or Thursday.
  •  Families of undergraduate first-year and transfer students: January 8-10

Pre-Orientation Programs

  • International Student Orientation

    MANDATORY PRE-ORIENTATION SESSION FOR ALL FIRST YEAR AND TRANSFER INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

    International Student Orientation is a pre-orientation program sponsored by International Student & Scholar Services for new and transferUniversity of Miami international students. ISO complements 'Cane Kickoff: Spring Orientation program for undergraduate students by providing international students with information and experiences that will assist in their transition to living and studying in the U.S.

  • Exchange Students

    This session is designed for incoming students on a university-sponsored exchange to Miami. The Study Abroad Office will be presenting on processes, services, and opportunities specifically for exchange students.