Calendar for transfer students enrolling Fall 2018
Dates Events
February-July 2018

If you submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for this academic year at your current college, you should add Miami's federal school code (003077) to the School Selection section of your FAFSA at If you have not submitted a FAFSA, complete one online at using Miami's federal school code (003077)

February-July 2018

Miami University policy requires proof of vaccination of all vaccines on the Ohio K-12 vaccination schedule. You will receive detailed instructions for submitting this information on your myMiami admission checklist. To review the Ohio K-12 vaccination schedule, refer to the Student Health Center website or call the Student Health Center at 513-529-3000.

February-July 2018

Miami University requires health care insurance for all full-time Oxford students. To that end, Miami University bills all full-time students for Miami-sponsored Aetna Student Health Insurance. If you do not need this coverage, you must waive this insurance via the student health website. For questions, call the Student Health Center at 513-529-3000.

February-July 2018

Once we receive your confirmation deposit, you will receive information on how to schedule an orientation session where you will register for classes. You will also receive information about Transfer Student Orientation options.

Transfer students who have been out of high school for more than five years or have already completed 20 graded semester hours after graduating high school may be admitted without test scores and should connect with an academic advisor in their division for more information regarding math placement. Please complete the foreign language placement tests which can be found online on the Placement Test page on the Orientation website as soon as possible after your enrollment.

February-July 2018 Financial aid award notifications are mailed on a rolling basis after you are admitted.
May-August 2018 Register for a Transfer One-Day Orientation or August Transfer Student Orientation.
May-August 2018

Attend a Transfer One-Day Orientation.

Early August 2018 Residential students receive their housing assignment, which includes their university housing information, arrival information, roommate information, and confirmation of their meal plan selection.
Wednesday, August 1

Submit your confirmation deposit by August 1.

Wednesday, August 22 Move-in day for transfer students who attend August Transfer Student Orientation.

Wednesday, August 22-Thursday, August 23

August Transfer Student Orientation (for students who have not already attended a Transfer One-Day Orientation).
Saturday, August 25 Move-in day (for transfer students who do not attend August Transfer Student Orientation).
Sunday, August 26
Attend the Transfer Student Social.
Monday, August 27
First day of classes. Fall semester ends Saturday, December 15.