University of Miam

Located in beautiful, tropical, multi-cultural southern Florida, the gateway between the U.S., Latin America, Europe and Asia, University of Miami was established in 1925 during the region’s real estate boom. UM is a major research university, conducting more than $326 million worth of research and sponsored program expenditures a year. There are more than 15,000 students from around the world enrolled at this vibrant and diverse academic community focused on teaching and learning and the discovery of new knowledge. Currently, the University offers more than 180 majors and programs taught at 12 schools and colleges serving undergraduate and graduate students. UM's motto is "Live to learn, learn to live", and much of the university experience is found outside of the classroom. The campus has a variety of arts and cultural offerings, including an art museum, a theater and concert halls. There are also 200 student organizations and an active Greek community(sororities and fraternities).