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Miami’s Code of Love and Honor articulates our shared values
  and expectations as a university community. The phrase
                                                                       LET’S CELEBRATE
  comes from our fight song chorus, “Love and Honor to Miami.”
                                                                       YOUR ACCEPTANCE TO MIAMI UNIVERSITY,

Code of Love and Honor.                                                    WHERE YOUR OPPORTUNITIES WILL
I am Miami.                                                                   EXCEED YOUR EXPECTATIONS.
I believe that a liberal education is grounded in qualities of
character and intellect.
                                                                       At this exciting moment, as you choose a college to
I stand for honesty, integrity, and the importance of moral conduct.
                                                                       transfer to, we invite you to take one more oppor-
I respect the dignity, rights, and property of others and their
                                                                       tunity to review the many advantages of a
right to hold and express disparate beliefs.
                                                                       Miami education: stellar academics with strong
I defend the freedom of inquiry that is the heart of learning.
                                                                       connections to the professional world and a lively
I exercise good judgment and believe in personal responsibility.
                                                                       student experience in the ideal collegiate setting.
I welcome a diversity of people, ideas, and experiences.               This booklet will guide you through your next steps.
I embrace the spirit, academic rigor, opportunities, and
challenges of a Miami Experience, preparing me to make the
world a better place.

I demonstrate Love and Honor by supporting and caring for
my fellow Miamians.

And because I Am Miami, I act through my words and deeds
in ways that reflect these values and beliefs.

With a deep sense of accomplishment and gratitude,
I will Love, Honor, and make proud those who help me earn the
joy and privilege of saying,

“To think that in such a place, I led such a life.”

                                                                                                          Transfer Students
                                                                                                               Spring 2020
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STAY ORGANIZED WITH THIS CHECKLIST.                                                                                                  CHECK OUT MIAMI AT A       TRANSFER PREVIEW DAY.

 Now that you’ve been accepted to Miami University, here’s a short list                                                                      Get excited for your move to Miami! Come to one of our on-campus Transfer Preview Day events
 of things to do.                                                                                                                            designed to help with your decision-making process. Go to for event dates
                                                                                                                                             and to register.
 While you’re deciding:
                                                                                                                                             If you attend a Transfer Preview Day, you will go on a campus tour, enjoy a complimentary lunch in a
 q Attend a Transfer Preview Day or Transfer Thursday. For more information, see Page 3 of this packet.                                      dining hall, and learn about resources important to the transfer process.

 q If you submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for this academic year at your current college,                       If you are unable to attend a Transfer Preview Day, we encourage you to schedule an appointment to
     you should add Miami’s federal school code (003077) to the School Selection section of your FAFSA at                         meet with a member of our transfer team during Transfer Thursdays. Email
     If you have not submitted a FAFSA, complete one online at using Miami’s federal school code (003077).                         for more information. Transfer Preview Days are visit opportunities and are separate from the
                                                                                                                                             orientation session that all confirmed transfer students are required to attend.
 q If you complete any additional courses after your initial transfer credit evaluation, we encourage you to use to determine course equivalencies for these courses. If your courses are not available on
     Transferology, please connect with a member of our Transfer Credit Evaluation office by completing the request form

 q Confirm your intent to enroll at Miami and submit your deposit ($425 if you’re living in university housing; $95 if
     you’re living in non-university housing or commuting) by January 6, 2020, by going to
     and clicking on the Confirm Your Enrollment link or submitting the Confirm Your Enrollment form included in this packet.
     After you confirm, you’ll receive an email with information on how to access your Miami student email account and will also
     have access to request university housing.

 q Connect with other accepted transfer students by visiting our Facebook page,

 After you confirm your enrollment:

 q All Miami students must submit evidence of the required vaccinations before beginning classes. In addition to the required
     vaccines, Miami recommends vaccinations for Meningococcal B, Hepatitis A, and Influenze (annual). You will receive detailed
     instructions for submitting this information on your myMiami admission checklist. To review the required vaccinations
     refer to the Student Health Services website at or contact Student Health Services at shsmiami@ or 513-529-3000.

 q As soon as you complete your current term of enrollment at your most recent institution, request that your official final
     college transcript with your current term grades be sent to: Miami University, Office of International & Transfer Admission
     (OITA), 301 S. Campus Ave., Oxford, OH 45056. Office of International & Transfer Admission must receive transcripts by
     January 13, 2020.

 q Attend a Transfer One-Day Orientation or January Orientation to meet with an academic advisor to register for classes. See
     Page 12 of this packet for details.

 q Check your Miami email for your tuition and fees bill. It will be sent electronically to this email address if you register for
     classes before our billing date. Transfer students who register after our billing dates (see will also
     receive an email, and payment is due by the first day of classes.

 q If you’re living in university housing, you must complete the Residence Hall and Meal Plan Contract. Housing is not
     required for students 21 years of age or older or for students who have completed at least two years full time at another
     institution. If you’re living in non-university housing, please visit for more information and
     help finding housing off campus.

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Sept. 2019 - Jan. 2020     • File or update your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). See Page 2 for more

                           • Provide proof of required vaccinations. See Page 2 for more information.

                           • After you confirm your enrollment, you will receive information about orientation and our foreign
                           language placement test. See Page 12 for more information about orientation.

Oct. 2019 - Jan. 2020      Financial aid awards are mailed on a rolling basis after you are admitted.

Nov. 2019 - Jan. 2020      Register for a Transfer One-Day Orientation or January Orientation. See Page 12 for more

Early January              Residential students receive their housing assignment, which includes their university housing
                           information, arrival information, roommate information, and confirmation of their meal plan


January 2020               Attend a Transfer One-Day Orientation.

Monday, Jan. 6             Submit your confirmation deposit by January 6, 2020.

Monday, Jan. 13            Final college transcripts must be received by Office of International & Transfer Admission.

Wednesday, Jan. 22
or Thursday, Jan. 23
                           Move-in day for transfer students who attend January Student Orientation.
Thursday, Jan. 23 -
Friday, Jan. 24
                           January Orientation for students who have not already attended a Transfer
                           One-Day Orientation.                                                                                   ADVENTURE
Sunday, Jan. 26            Move-in day for transfer students who don’t attend January Orientation.                                 OF DISCOVERY BEGINS NOW. EXPLORE
                           Attend the Transfer Student Social.                                                                    NEW INTERESTS, DEVELOP NEW SKILLS.

Monday, Jan. 27            First day of classes. Spring semester classes end Saturday, May 9, 2020.                                  WE’LL HELP YOU ALONG THE WAY.

Note: Dates are subject to change.
                                                                                                                                 For any significant journey, we seek out direction
                                                                                                                                 and advice. We look for trusted guides. As you
                                                                                                                                 continue your college journey, consider the expert
                                                                                                                                 guidance of some of America’s finest faculty — the
                                                     among state schools
                                     TOP                 nationwide
                                                                                                                                 professors of Miami University.

                                     25             “most likely to pay off”
                                                       M O N E Y M AGA ZI N E

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                                                      Student-centered. Miami’s top priorities are teaching and

                                                      mentoring undergraduate students, and our faculty are dedicated to
                                                      their students both in the classroom and beyond. Geography
                                                      professor Amelie Davis taught students to fly a drone to collect
                                                      landscape ecology data. They later presented their findings at an
                                                      international conference.

    Research opportunities abound on campus,

    where more than 2,800 undergraduates conduct
    funded research each year. They often team up
    with graduate students and professors to master
    the research process.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Broadening your horizons is what college is all about. That’s why we

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  help you find ways to explore your career path while you explore academics.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Biochemistry graduate Lindsey Klingbeil earned her medical degree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  from the UC College of Medicine and is now a practicing surgeon.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  She appreciated the insights she gained at Miami by job-shadowing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  a Miami-graduate physician, meeting guest speakers, and preparing
                                                                                                                                                                               Tight-knit. Miami’s alumni network reaches far and

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  for the MCAT with guidance from Miami’s Mallory-Wilson Center for
                                                                                        « Globe-trotter. With Miami’s                                                          wide. With the support of more than 220,000 loyal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Healthcare Education.
                                                                                          worldwide programs, you can                                                          alumni who have internship and career connections
                                                                                          study just about anywhere, with                                                      across the globe, you’ll graduate with a powerful
                                                                                          choices that fit your budget and                                                     network that is committed to your success.
                                                                                          schedule. Choose from our
                                                                                          monthlong Winter Term to a
                                                                                          spring break class trip, to                                                                                    » Family-focused. The people you
                                                                                          summer, semester or yearlong                                                                                     love should be as enthusiastic about
                                                                                          customized experiences.                                                                                          your college choice as you are. Our
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Office of Parent and Family
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Programs keeps families up-to-date
                                                                                                                                                                                                           on Miami news and events.



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                                                                                                                                                              ONCE IN A
                                                   You’ll be in good company at Miami, where students are goal-oriented and focused. They link
                                                   with professors and with our enthusiastic alumni for leads to that first job and beyond.         COMES TO MIND WHEN STUDENTS AND
                                                                                                                                                    ALUMNI DESCRIBE THEIR MIAMI YEARS.
                                                   The Center for Career Exploration and Success helps students locate internships, maintains
                                                   an online internship database, and hosts the Spring Internship and Career Expo.

      of 2017-2018 graduates were
                                                                    MORE THAN
                                                                                                             A SAMPLING OF GRADUATE
                                                                                                                                                 Miami is about the whole experience of college life:
                                                                                                                                                 academics AND the unplanned and unforgettable
                                                                                                                                                 moments that happen 24 hours a day. Clubs and
                                                                                                                                                 activities help define the college experience. But it’s
     employed or furthering their

                                                                                                                SCHOOLS RECENTLY
       education by Fall of 2018.
                                                                                                            ATTENDED BY MIAMI ALUMNI:            the unexpected moments you’ll remember the most:
          AND NATIONAL DATA OF                                                                                                                   hanging out on the porch of your residence hall and
            74.3% OF 2017–2018
                                                                  ORGANIZATIONS                                    Columbia University
                                                                                                                  Columbia  University           late-night runs Uptown for a slice of pizza. Life at
                                                            INTERVIEWED, ATTENDED                                    Duke University
                                                                                                                    Duke University              Miami means a life-defining experience.
                                                              A JOB FAIR, OR POSTED                               Georgetown University
                                                                 JOBS AT MIAMI IN                                  Harvard  University
                                                                                                                    Harvard University
                                                                     2018-2019.                                 Massachusetts Institute of
                                                                                                                Ohio State MedicalInstitute
                                                                                                                     of Technology
                                                                                                                   Stanford University

                                                                                                                  Stanford    University
                                                                                                                   The Juilliard School
                                                                                                               The Ohio          of
                                                                                                                          State University
                                                                                                                 College of Medicine
                                                                                                                       University of
                                                                                                                       UC Berkeley
                                                                                                                  California-Los Angeles
      WERE ACCEPTED INTO LAW                                                                                      University of
                                                                                                                 University  ofChicago
         SCHOOL FROM 2015-18
                                                                                                                   University of Oxford
            (COMPARED TO AN 86%
              NATIONAL AVERAGE                                                                                    University of Oxford
                FOR THE SAME                                                                                    University of Pennsylvania
                                                                                                                 Vanderbilt  University
                                                                                                                  Vanderbilt University
                                                                                                                     Yale University
                                                                                                                     Yale University

                                                          NATIONA L ORGA N IZ ATIONS TH AT CONSISTEN TLY
                                                              R ECRU I T M I A M I GR A DUATE S I NCLU DE:

            71 %                                           Amazon                                    Nestlé
           of undergraduates accepted
            to medical school with at
           least 3.20 science and overall
                                                           Apple                                     Peace Corps
               G.P.A., 50 percentile

                  score on MCAT.
                                                           Cardinal Health                           PricewaterhouseCoopers
                                                           Deloitte                                  Procter & Gamble
                                                           Eli Lilly and Company                     Target
                                                           Ernst & Young                             Teach for America
                                                           Lockheed Martin

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                                                                                                                                                                                             DISCOVER THE LOCAL                       HOT SPOTS.

                                            Miami is a residential school, with almost all of our students living in university housing or in Oxford’s
                                                                                                                                                                                            Join in the RedHawk spirit
                                            square mile. It’s a place custom-made to call home for your unforgettable Miami years. Small enough to
                                                                                                                                                                      Miami University competes in NCAA Division I athletics.
                                            see friendly faces everywhere you turn, and big enough to feel like you’re a world away. You’ll find a sense
                                                                                                                                                                      For students not involved in varsity athletics, you have
                                            of community here that’s hard to describe until you live it.                                                              30 intramural and 50 club sports to choose from.
                CAMPUS HOUSING
                                                                                                                                                                      Miami’s NCAA Division I hockey team remains the

                                            Find your fit in university housing.
                                                                                                                                                                      favorite RedHawk sporting event to attend. Join the
                                            When you live in university housing, it’s not just about the building, it’s really about your community                   cheering crowds at Goggin Ice Center as Miami competes
                                            inside the building. Studies show that students who live in university housing perform better                             against the nation’s top teams.

                  DIFFERENT                 academically and participate more fully in campus life.
                 ROOM TYPES

                                            Because of these benefits, eligible full-time transfer students live in university housing unless:

                                            • They live with their parent(s), legal guardian, spouse, or dependent children.

                                            • They are over 21 years of age prior to the start of classes.

                                            • They have matriculated full time for at least two years at                                                                                                                          Recreational Sports Center
                                             another institution of higher education.                                                                                                                                             The “Rec” features weight training and aerobic
                  CAN C
              NTS      HO                                                                                                                                                                                                         equipment, a climbing wall, world-class
            DE                              While housing is not guaranteed for students 21 years of age or older                                                                                                                 swimming facilities, an indoor jogging track,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and basketball courts. Group fitness classes


                                            or for students who have completed at least two years full time at

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  are popular and include Pilates, spinning, hip

                                            another institution post-high school, we typically have space to
        STUDENT                                                                                                                                                                                                                   hop, and more.

                                            house everyone who is interested in living in university housing.

                                            Whether you live in university housing or not, you can dig into the
                                            meals at Miami’s award-winning dining services. Yes, the food is
                                            really that good! Find out more at

                                                                                                                                                                                            Armstrong Student Center
                                                                                                                                                                                         The Armstrong Student Center will
                                                                                                                                                                                         become the hub of your Miami

  Miami Traditions
                                                                                                                                                                                         experience. It offers nine exciting
                                                                           Since our founding in 1809, Miami students have created many traditions
                                                                           they have passed down to the generations that follow. Here are a few of                                       dining concepts, a 500-seat theater
                                                                           our more famous ones.                                                                                         for performances, and plentiful
                                                                                                                                                                                         office space for student organizations
                                                                                                                                                                                         and study groups.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  This is the nickname for High Street in Oxford,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  which has everything you’d expect from a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  college town. Here you’ll find your favorite
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  national restaurants as well as quirky local
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  traditions. Uptown also features bookstores,
            1                                                    2                                                  3                                                                                                             clothing stores, banks, salons and barber
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  shops, and more. From concerts in the park to
   TH E S U N D IAL                                           TH E M IAM I S E AL                                TH E U P HAM ARCH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  people watching, Uptown is a favorite place to
   Legend has it that if you rub the heads of the             Students avoid stepping on the Miami University    Many Miami couples attest that if you stand
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hang out with friends.
   turtles holding up the Sundial’s base, you’ll enjoy        Seal in the center of campus, believing it keeps   underneath the Upham Hall arch’s light at midnight
   good luck on upcoming tests.                               them from failing their next exam.                 and kiss your sweetheart, you’re destined to
                                                                                                                 marry each other.

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GETTING STARTED AS A STUDENT                          AT MIAMI.
                                                                                                                                                     TAKE YOUR
                                                                                                                                         NEXT STEPS.
 Transfer credit evaluation
 Miami offers transfer students the opportunity to see how credits will transfer from their previous institution(s) to Miami.
 Your transfer credit evaluation will be posted to your Applicant Status Page one week after admission.

 If you complete any additional courses after your initial transfer credit evaluation, we encourage you to use                                     IT’S TIME TO CONFIRM YOUR to determine course equivalencies for these courses. If your courses are not available on
 Transferology, please connect with a member of our Transfer Credit Evaluation office by completing the request form at                       ENROLLMENT AT MIAMI UNIVERSITY. You can also visit this website to chat live with a transfer admission representative.

 Transfer Student Orientation                                                                                                           Confirm online by visiting and
 The Office of Orientation and Transition Programs offers two orientation options for transfer students: Transfer One-Day               clicking on the Confirm Your Enrollment link, or fill out the
 Orientations and January Orientation. Attending orientation will help you become more confident, comfortable, connected,
                                                                                                                                        Confirm Your Enrollment form on the next page. If you have
 and curious as a Miami student. You will learn about campus resources and involvement opportunities, discover Miami’s history
 and traditions, meet other new transfer students, connect with faculty and staff members, and register for classes. Not all            any questions, please email us at
 academic divisions will be available at every Transfer One-Day Orientation, so you’ll want to make sure you register for a day         or call 513-529-2531.
 when your division is present.

 If you cannot attend a Transfer One-Day Orientation, you are required to attend January Orientation.                                   Our Miami family is eager to welcome you!

 To learn more about orientation or to register to attend, please visit

 Special opportunities for transfer students
 Get involved in Making Moves.
 Connect with the Miami community through Making Moves. Through social and community activities, you’ll meet other new
 transfer students and learn the ropes from current students. For more information, email

 Take a one-credit course for transfer students.
 Make the most of your Miami experience, learn about ways to get involved, and develop strategies for success. “UNV101: I Am
 Miami” is an elective course just for transfer students. You’ll get an introduction to the intellectual, social, and cultural nature
 of Miami and connect with other new transfers. This graded, discussion-based course meets during the first semester.

 Meet other new transfer students before classes start at the Transfer and Relocation Student Social.
 Each semester, new transfer and relocation students are invited to the Transfer and Relocation Student Social, which
 takes place the Sunday before classes begin. You’ll have the opportunity to meet other new transfer students as well
 as current students who have previously transferred to Miami.

                                                                                     Recognized Miami in
                                  TRANSFER                                         its book, Colleges That
                                 HONOR ROLL                                           Pay You Back: The
                                    2019                                           200 Schools That Give
                                                                                    You the Best Bang for
                                                                                      Your Tuition Buck.


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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS                                                                                                                                            CONFIRM YOUR ENROLLMENT.
 1. Why is a final transcript required if I’ve already been accepted?                                                                                                 Confirm by January 6, 2020.
 Miami’s offer of acceptance is based upon review of all prior university coursework and if applicable, your high school transcript, including                        We are excited about your decision to attend Miami! All new students are required to submit a deposit: $425 if you’re living in university
 grades from coursework in which you may be currently enrolled. Also, your final transcript must demonstrate your consistent effort in                                housing, which includes the $330 Residence Hall and Meal Plan Contract Deposit and $95 admission fee. It’s $95 if you’re living in
 maintaining your grade point average (GPA). It is understood that you must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.00 in all college coursework.                              non-university housing or commuting. The Office of International & Transfer Admission does not refund any portion of the
 If your final transcript shows that you did not meet this expectation, if you are suspended, dismissed, or placed on probation by your                               confirmation deposit to students who choose not to attend Miami University. For students living in university housing, the Residence
 school, or if you are convicted of a criminal offense other than a minor traffic incident or such charges are pending against you prior to                           Hall and Meal Plan Contract Deposit of $330, less any unpaid charges, will be applied retroactively toward your final academic term fees.
 your attendance, Miami University reserves the right to withdraw the offer of admission. Your transcript must be received in the Office
 of International & Transfer Admission by January 13, 2020 for students starting in the spring.                                                                       Please note, you can also confirm your enrollment online at Choose your student type, then click on the
                                                                                                                                                                      Confirm Your Enrollment link to submit your confirmation deposit online.
 2. What resources and opportunities are available for students who are military-affiliated?                                                                          If you would like to confirm your enrollment via postal mail, please complete the form below and mail it and a check ($425 if you’re
 In partnership with the Student Veterans Association, Miami provides a network of support to military-affiliated students. We work to meet                           living in university housing; $95 if you’re living in non-university housing or commuting) made payable to Miami University to: Office of
 the needs of student veterans and prospective student veterans; cultivate student veterans’ concerns through scheduled meetings, advocacy,                           International & Transfer Admission, Miami University, 301 S. Campus Avenue, Oxford, OH 45056-3434.
 social opportunities, and recreational activities; foster esprit de corps among student veterans; promote an understanding of student
                                                                                                                                                                      By confirming enrollment to Miami, I agree that, unless specifically exempted, I am required to live in university housing* my first and
 veterans’ issues; and provide a resource for student veterans to ease the transition into student life. Students are also able to meet with
                                                                                                                                                                      second years at Miami, pay associated costs and fees, and abide by all rules and policies. (For more information about rules and policies,
 members of our Student Success Center staff to help with the transition to Miami. Visit for more information.
                                                                                                                                                                      please visit

 3. What transportation services are available?
                                                                                                                                                                      Student signature________________________________________________________________________ Date________________________
 Students can utilize the Butler County Regional Transit Authority bus service, which runs regular routes on campus and in Oxford. It also
 offers limited shuttle service to major airports for Thanksgiving break, winter break, and spring break. You can also contact the Airport
 Shuttle Service at 513-896-6605 for transportation to the Cincinnati or Dayton airport. For more information on transportation services,                             Parent/Guardian signature _________________________________________________________________ Date________________________
 please visit                                                                                                                     (If student is under 18 years of age.)

                                                                                                                                                                      Student name _____________________________________________________________________ Date of birth________________________

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID                                                       TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
                                                                                                                                                                      Banner ID+___________________________________ (The number begins with “+” and is located at the bottom of your acceptance letter.)
                                                                                     OHIO RESIDENTS
  New transfer students admitted for either the fall or spring semester              $1,500 up to $10,000* per year (renewable)
  will be considered for merit and need-based scholarship opportunities.                                                                                              Mailing address_______________________________________________________________________________________________________
  Eligibility is determined at the time of admission. A student must be              NON-OHIO RESIDENTS
  eligible to receive federal aid and have submitted a Free Application              $2,000 up to $15,000* per year (renewable)
                                                                                                                                                                      City, State _____________________________________________________________ ZIP code__________________ Country_____________
  for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at to be considered for                  Scholarships are based upon availability and subject
  need-based scholarships.                                                           to change.
  Students not meeting the transfer application deadline of December                 *For detailed information about scholarship policies,                            *Transfer students are required to live in university housing unless one of the following criteria applies: the student is 21 years of age or
  1 for spring enrollment will be considered on a case-by-case basis.                visit                                                       older prior to the start of classes; commuting from the home of a parent/legal guardian, spouse, or dependent children; or has
  Exact scholarship amounts within each range will be determined by a
                                                                                     Considerations include:                                                          matriculated at least two years at another institution of higher education or at a regional campus. Please note, students who meet the
  holistic review of the application for admission. Students attending a
                                                                                                                                                                      previously mentioned criteria may request university housing; however, Miami is not able to guarantee availability for these students.
  regional campus or who have already earned a bachelor’s degree are                 • Articulation agreements
  not eligible.                                                                      • Associate degree earned                                                        Deferring admission:
  If you have questions about financial aid or transfer scholarships,                • Cumulative GPA                                                                 Miami University typically allows students to defer offers of admission for up to one year for military service, medical reasons,
  or to obtain a list of additional scholarships, please call the                    • Financial need (determined by the FAFSA)                                       study abroad programs, or other specific reasons. We will consider other requests. Requests for deferrals should be made via
  One Stop at 513-529-0001, email, or go to                                                                                                       email to
                                                                                     • Number of college-level credit hours earned
                                                                                     • Phi Theta Kappa membership
                                                                                     • Rigor of coursework
                                                                                     Additional scholarships may be awarded for factors
                                                                                     including diversity, audition, portfolio, intended area

                                             PHI THETA KAPPA
                                                                                     of academic interest, and athletic ability.

                                        SCHOLARSHIPS                                 PRIORITY CONSIDERATION FOR
          STUDENTS RECEIVE                RANGE FROM                                 SCHOLARSHIPS
            SOME FORM OF
                                       $10,000 TO $15,000.                           Spring semester:       Apply by December 1
         ASSISTANCE.                                                                 Fall semester:         Apply by June 1
                                                                                     *Scholarships are based on availability and are
                                                                                     subject to change.

                                     More questions? Go to
                                                                                                   Miami University: Equal opportunity in education and employment.
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GENERAL STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION                                             • Jennifer Gilbert, Associate Athletic Director/Senior Women Administrator,
Building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive community is an integral            is the University’s Deputy Title IX Coordinator for Athletics, and is
part of the University’s mission and success. As described in Miami                  responsible for matters related to equality of treatment and opportunity
University’s Policy Prohibiting Harassment and Discrimination, available at          in Intercollegiate Athletics, including athletic financial assistance,, the University strongly               accommodation of interest and abilities, and equity of athletic program
opposes and will not tolerate harassment or discrimination on the basis of           benefits. Ms. Gilbert may be reached at 513-529-3113 or
age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, Ms. Gilbert’s business address is Millett Assembly
military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual             Hall, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056.
orientation, or protected veteran status in its activities, programs, admission,
                                                                                   • Gabrielle Dralle, Sexual and Interpersonal Violence Response Coordinator,
and employment. The University also does not permit, and takes action to
                                                                                     is the University’s Deputy Title IX Coordinator for matters related to sexual
prevent, harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.
                                                                                     harassment, sexual misconduct, and interpersonal violence involving
Kenya Ash, Director of the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity, is                students on the Oxford and Luxembourg campuses. Ms. Dralle may be
responsible for handling matters involving discrimination or harassment             reached at 513-529-1870 or Ms. Dralle’s business
based on age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic             address is 104 Warfield Hall, 451 E. Spring St., Oxford, OH 45056.
information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sexual
                                                                                   • Bennyce Hamilton, Regional Director of Diversity and Multicultural
orientation, and protected veteran status. Ms. Ash may be reached at
                                                                                     Services, is the University’s Deputy Title IX Coordinator, and is responsible
513-529-7157 or Ms. Ash’s business address is Hanna
                                                                                     for matters related to sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, and
House, 219 E. Spring St., Oxford, OH 45056.
                                                                                     interpersonal violence involving students at the University’s Regional
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, SECTION 504 OF THE                                  campuses, including the Greentree and Voice of America campuses. Dr.
REHABILITATION ACT, AND WEB ACCESSIBILITY                                            Hamilton may be reached at 513-785-3283 or
                                                                                     Dr. Hamilton’s business address is 117 Rentschler Hall, 1601 University
The Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
                                                                                     Blvd., Hamilton, OH 45011.
of 1973 are federal laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of disability.
The University does not discriminate on the basis of disability in employment,     CLERY ACT
admission, treatment, or access to its programs or activities. The University’s
                                                                                   The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus Crime
ADA and Section 504 Coordinator is Kenya Ash, Director of the Office of
                                                                                   Statistics Act (commonly known as the Clery Act) is a federal law that requires
Equity and Equal Opportunity. Requests for reasonable accommodations for
                                                                                   colleges and universities in the United States to disclose campus security
disabilities related to employment should be directed to ADAFacultyStaff@
                                                                                   information including crime statistics for the campus and surrounding areas. or 513-529-3560. Students with disabilities may contact the
                                                                                   It was first enacted by Congress in 1990 and most recently amended in 2013 by
Office of Student Disability Services, 304 Shriver Center, 513-529-1541 (V/TTY)
                                                                                   the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.
and 513-529-8595 (fax). All other requests should be directed to Ms. Ash.

                                                                                   As part of the University’s commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe
Miami University is committed to Web accessibility and strives to provide
                                                                                   living, learning, and working environment, we encourage you to read the
an accessible Web presence that enables all University community members
                                                                                   University’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report at
and visitors full access to information provided on its websites. Questions
                                                                                   campus-safety/annual-report/index.html, which contains information
regarding Web accessibility may be directed to Sean Poley, Director of
                                                                                   about campus safety, crime statistics, and our drug and alcohol abuse and
Accessible Technology, at 513-529-1225 or Mr. Poley’s
                                                                                   prevention program designed to prevent the unlawful possession, use, and
business address is 312X Hoyt Hall, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056.
                                                                                   distribution of drugs and alcohol on campus and at university events and
TITLE IX                                                                           activities. This report also contains information on programs and policies
                                                                                   designed to prevent and address sexual violence, domestic violence, dating
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”) prohibits
                                                                                   violence, and stalking. Each year, email notification of this website is made
discrimination based on sex in education programs and activities in federally
                                                                                   to all faculty, staff, and enrolled students. Written notification is provided
funded schools at all levels, including colleges and universities. Title IX
                                                                                   to prospective students and employees. Hard copies of the report may be
protects students, employees, applicants for admission and employment, and
                                                                                   obtained from the Miami University Police Department at 513-529-2225.
other persons from all forms of sex discrimination. The University strongly
opposes and will not tolerate harassment or discrimination on the basis of an      PRIVACY OF STUDENT RECORDS
individual’s sex.
                                                                                   The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”) provides students
The University’s Title IX Coordinators are identified below:                       in attendance at the University with a right of access to their education
                                                                                   records, permits such students to challenge the accuracy of the records,
• Kenya Ash, the Director of the Office of Equity and Equal Opportunity, is       and prohibits the non-consensual release of such information except in
  the University’s Title IX Coordinator. Ms. Ash is responsible for matters        limited circumstances. Miami’s FERPA policy is online at
  related to sexual harassment, sexual misconduct, or interpersonal violence
  involving employees. Ms. Ash may be reached at 513-529-7157 or Ms. Ash’s business address is Hanna House, 219 E.
  Spring St., Oxford, OH 45056.
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