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University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL
University Website: www.miami.edu/
Apply Online: www.miami.edu/index.php/ug/applying/applynow/
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The University of Miami (informally referred to as UM, U Miami, Miami, or The U) is a private, non-sectarian university founded in 1925 with its main campus in Coral Gables, Florida, a medical campus in Miami city proper at Civic Center, and an oceanographic research facility on Virginia Key.

As of 2009[update], the university currently enrolls 15,629 students in 12 separate colleges, including a medical school, law school, and a school focused on the study of oceanography and atmospheric sciences. These colleges offer approximately 115 undergraduate, 114 master’s, 51 doctoral, and two professional areas of study. Over the years, the University's students have represented all 50 states and close to 150 foreign countries. With more than 13,000 full and part-time faculty and staff, UM is the sixth largest employer in Miami-Dade County.

Research is a component of each academic division, with UM attracting $326 million per year in sponsored research grants. UM offers a large library system with over 3.1 million volumes and exceptional holdings in Cuban heritage and music. UM also offers a wide range of student activities, including fraternities and sororities, a student newspaper and radio station. UM's intercollegiate athletic teams compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, and its football team has won five national championships since 1983.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $38,440.00 avg tuition

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33124
(305) 284-2211

Apply online Admissions:
www.miami.edu/index.php/admission/
Financial Aid:
www.miami.edu/index.php/office_of..

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Scholarships for Students in Florida

Name Amount Deadline
Anna Stahr and Robert T. Hosmon Scholarship Varies Varies
Bill Cosford Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Cefalo Family Scholarship Varies Varies
Communication Studies Scholarship - University of Miami Varies Varies
Dean R. Drury Screenwriter's Scholarship Varies Varies
Ev Clay/PRSA Miami Chapter Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
Evelyn Y. Davis Graduate Scholarship Varies Varies
Ron Helf Television Scholarship Varies Varies
Hank Meyer Public Relations Scholarship Varies Varies
Harry and Myrtle Rathner Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
Herb Rau Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
Homer Eugene Ford Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
Ila Rosenbaum Memorial Screenwriting Scholarship Varies Varies
J.E. Weidberg Scholarship Varies Varies
James Batten Endowed Graduate Fellowship Varies Varies
Jimmy Burns Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
John and Marjorie Keasler Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
Judy Wallace Communications Scholarship Varies Varies
Kermit and Mickey Schafer Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Knight-Ridder, Inc. Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
Lucy Chatelain Scholarship Varies Varies
Marc David Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Richard Sirkin Memorial Journalism Scholarship Varies Varies
Geraldine Cole Scholarship Varies Varies
School of Communication Alumni Scholarship - University of Miami Varies Varies
Wine Spectator Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Armando Alejandre Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
Paul B. Anton Scholarship Varies Varies
Stephen W. Arky Scholarship Varies Varies
Judge Henry L. Balaban Endowed Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Florence Bayuk Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Walter and Ethel Beckham Scholarship Varies Varies
Edward D. Berger Scholarship Varies Varies
Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price and Axelrod LL.P. Scholarship Varies Varies
Dan Bradley Memorial Scholarship - University of Miami Varies Varies
Bill Colson Scholarship $2,000 Varies
Cuban American Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Gerard Ehrich Scholarship Varies Varies
John F. Evans Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Award Varies Varies
George David Gold Scholarship Varies Varies
Paul R. Gordon Scholarship Varies Varies
Richard A. Hausler Scholarship Varies Varies
Mary T. Hennessy Scholarship Varies Varies
Joseph Isicoff - Isicoff, Ragatz and Koenisgberg Scholarship Varies Varies
Kenny, Nachwalter, P.A. Scholarship Varies Varies
Carol King Scholarship Varies Varies
Nicole Kleban Scholarship Varies Varies
Kluger Peretz Kaplan and Berlin Scholarship Varies Varies
Kluger Peretz Kaplan and Berlin Scholarship Varies Varies
Gerald Kogan Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
Honorable Barbara Levenson Scholarship Varies Varies
Thomas E. and Dorothy Bartshe McDougall Scholarship Varies Varies
Daniel E. Murray Law Review Scholarship Varies Varies
Claude M. Olds Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Parenti, Falk, Waas, Hernandez and Cortina Scholarship Varies Varies
Paul, Landy, Beiley and Harper Scholarship Varies Varies
Louis Phillips Scholarship Varies Varies
Florence T. Robbins-Greenberg, Traurig, Hoffman, L, R & Q Scholarship Varies Varies
Priscilla Jewett Schneller Scholarship Varies Varies
J. Donald and Agnes E. Shoecraft Law Scholarship Varies Varies
Marion E. Sibley Scholarship Varies Varies
Judge Eugene P. Spellman Scholarship Varies Varies
Mariel Melissa Saunderson (Smith) Spencer Scholarship Varies Varies
Wesley Alba Sturges Scholarship Varies Varies
Tax Section of the Florida Bar J.D. Scholarship Varies Varies
Marco A. Vazquez Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert H. Waters Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
White and Case LLP Scholarship Varies Varies
Ann Wrenn-King Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Rafael C. Benitez Scholarship Varies Varies
Rafael C. Benitez Scholarship Varies Varies
Rafael C. Benitez Scholarship Varies Varies
Philip E. Heckerling Scholarship Varies Varies
Mel and Bonnie Morgenstern/Semet Lickstein Scholarship Varies Varies
Tax Section of the Florida Bar LL.M. Graduate Tax Scholarship Varies Varies
Stamps Foundation Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies