President Julio Frenk with students






The University of Miami’s story—past, present, and future—is a collective narrative told by the thousands of individuals who have developed the education, research, service, and spirit of community that are our hallmark. Our faculty, staff, students, alumni and supporters have played a pivotal role in the growth and prosperity of this city, this region, and beyond.

President Julio Frenk
University of Miami

No country, no company, no university by itself can meet all the challenges that it is expected to without taking into account what happens in the rest of the world. We need to educate young people who truly are global citizens.
President Julio Frenk and Diana Ter-Ghazaryan, a lecturer and director in the Department of Geography and Regional Studies

SEEDing Diversity and Inclusion

SEEDS Program uproots biases to grow a garden of empowerment for all at the University of Miami.

opening of the Kislak Center at UM Libraries

Passion for Preserving History

The Kislak Center opens, aims to advance new forms of scholarship and build bridges across the University of Miami and community.

UM President Julio Frenk and Pablo Navas, president of the Universidad de los Andes (UniAndes) in Bogotá

Blossoming Hemispheric Unity

The University of Miami takes concrete steps to become the hemispheric university as it builds a relationship with a Colombian university.

UM alumnus Leonard Pinchuk details how his medical device company pioneered two biomedical breakthroughs

The Perfect Marriage

The first regional joint NAE-NAM symposium examines the promise of engineering-medical partnerships that improve health care.