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 facultyappt@MiamiOH.edu 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.

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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.

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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@MiamiOH.edu.

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 cec@MiamiOH.edu.

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. 

Enhance your day by also registering for the October 5 Fall Preview Day.

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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.

Enhance your day by also registering for the October 5 Fall Preview Day.

Register Online


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 honors@MiamiOH.edu.

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