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.

Cuba and the Caribbean Special Report

View the special report from UM News that showcases the research and study of the Caribbean Basin by UM faculty and students.

A Global Pain Crisis

A major Lancet Commission report, a three-year project headed by UM’s Professor Felicia Knaul and co-authored by President Julio Frenk, finds almost 26 million people die suffering, most without a 3-cent morphine tablet that could alleviate their pain.

UM Welcomes Class of 2021 Stamps Scholars

Stamps Scholars are chosen for their strong leadership potential, academic merit, outstanding talent and exceptional character.

It’s Back to School

UM undergraduate students resumed classes Monday, some ready, some not, but everyone glad to be back.