Academic Exploration

                  Faculty and Departmental Visits

                  At Miami, we put education front and center. It's why U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks Miami as a top public university in the nation for its commitment to undergraduate teaching. 

                  We invite all prospective students and their families to meet with a faculty member to discover more about our programs and tour our facilities. Faculty and departmental visits are available Monday through Friday, except during student breaks. To schedule an appointment, please contact your area of interest below. (Email for additional assistance or requests.)

                  College of Arts and Science

                  Appointments with faculty members can be scheduled by contacting the department directly. To learn more about our pre-professional programs, call 513-529-3737 (pre-med/pre-health) or 513-529-6029 (pre-law).

                  Discover the Sciences

                  Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
                  Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
                  Location: Benton Hall, Patten Auditorium 

                  Get an inside look at Miami's math and natural science programs by exploring our laboratories and meeting our professors and students.

                  Register Online

                  College of Creative Arts

                  Schedule an appointment by contacting one of the following departments directly:

                  Music@Miami Day

                  Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019, and Tuesday, September 24, 2019
                  Time: 9:30 a.m.
                  Location: Presser Hall

                  Music@Miami Day provides high school students the opportunity to experience life as a music major. Students can meet Miami faculty and students, hear performances, attend rehearsals and classes, and tour the facilities. In many cases, students can receive a mini-lesson from faculty.

                  Register Online

                  Arts Day

                  Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019
                  Time: 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
                  Location: Armstrong Student Center

                  Learn how to assemble a portfolio for admission, prepare for an audition, and launch a successful career in the area of Architecture + Interior Design, Art, Arts Management, Fashion, Interactive Media Studies, and Theatre as you connect with Miami's faculty, staff, and students.

                  Register Online

                  College of Education, Health and Society

                  Opportunities to meet with faculty, students, or staff and tour the facilities for the College of Education, Health and Society can be arranged by contacting the department at 513-529-6317 or

                  EHS majors include Education (Early Childhood, Middle Childhood, Adolescent/Young Adult, Foreign Language, Inclusive Special Education, and Education Studies), Kinesiology and Health (Kinesiology, Nutrition, Public Health, and Sport Leadership and Management), and Family Science, and Social Work.

                  Availability for visits is limited during the summer months.

                  College of Education, Health and Society Open House

                  Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019
                  Time: 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
                  Location: McGuffey Hall

                  Spend time with faculty, staff, and students as you learn more about the innovative programs at Miami:

                  • Teacher Education and Inclusive Special Education
                  • Education Students (non-licensure)
                  • Kinesiology, Nutrition and Dietetics
                  • Public Health
                  • Sport Leadership and Management
                  • Social Work

                  Enhance your day by also registering for the November 2 Fall Preview Day.

                  Register Online

                  College of Engineering and Computing

                  Engineering Information Sessions and tours can be scheduled online, or you may contact Candace Taylor at 513-529-0700 or

                  Engineering and Computing Day

                  Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
                  Time: 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
                  Location: Benton Hall, Patten Auditorium

                  Miami's engineering and computing programs focus on undergraduates. Hear students talk about their hands-on work with real-world projects, engage with Miami's nationally recognized faculty, and tour Miami's state-of-the-art facilities.

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                  Farmer School of Business

                  Prospective high school students can schedule an appointment to visit the Farmer School of Business to meet with an academic advisor in a small group setting and tour the building. Visits are held Monday through Friday at 1 p.m. during the academic year and 11 a.m. during the summer. Visits last approximately 50 minutes.

                  To schedule a visit, please use the Farmer School of Business Prospective Students Visit Request System. If you encounter any issues while trying to register, please contact FSB Student Services at 513-529-1712.

                  Farmer School of Business Open House

                  Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019
                  Time: 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
                  Location: Farmer School of Business, Taylor Auditorium

                  Learn more about majors and opportunities to study abroad, consult with real-world clients in classes, and intern with startups as well as Fortune 500 companies.

                  Register Online


                  Contact the Department of Nursing directly to schedule a meeting with an academic advisor or faculty member. In addition, students may be able to tour our new, state-of-the-art Nursing Resource Center, depending on facility availability. To schedule this appointment, please contact Rebecca Share, Program Coordinator & Advisor with the Department of Nursing, at 513-529-0298 or via e-mail at

                  University Honors Program

                  The University Honors Program offers information sessions for prospective students and their families each Monday and Friday at 12:30 p.m. in Old Manse. Visits are held in a small group setting and cover the benefits and opportunities available through participation in the University Honors Program. Please note: seating is limited.

                  To schedule a visit, please call Shannon Schweitzer in University Honors at 513-529-3465 or email

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