University of MiamiSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Coral Gables, Florida Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$51,930

Avg tuition

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About University of Miami

Located in Miami, Florida, the University of Miami enrolls more than 18,000 students annually. This private, nonprofit school is comprised of 12 academic schools and departments and features three campuses. Students can choose from over 180 undergraduate majors and more than 200 graduate programs. The leading research institute is home to nearly 30 research centers and institutes, plus over 400 student organizations. UM's acceptance rate is 27%, and its graduation rate is 83%.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

27% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 27%

Retention Rate (High Retention Rate) 93%

Graduation Rate (High Graduation Rate) 83%

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1270-1440

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 29-32

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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54%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

18k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

38%

Hispanic

24%

Non-U.S. Citizen

16%

Black

8%

Unknown

6%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

13% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

13%

State Grant Aid

24%

Institution Grant Aid

67%

Pell Grant

13%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $7,174
State Grant Aid $9,939
Institution Grant Aid $30,763
Pell Grant Aid $4,771
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.