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Parents and Family of Admitted Students

Welcome to the Miami Family! We are thrilled to admit your talented student to Miami University and are excited to invite you into our community. As your student’s advocate, you want them to be fully informed about next steps and available resources so they can succeed. As their biggest cheerleader, you want them to find a college experience to prepare them for a meaningful, rewarding life. At Miami, they will.

What to do now

cheerleaders on a float during the homecoming parade

Celebrate this moment!

You and your student both deserve a lot of credit for making it to this moment. Take some time to celebrate and show your pride!

Visits and events

Founded in 1809, Miami University and Oxford, Ohio, have grown and prospered together over the past 200+ years. Discover how your student can prosper here as well — schedule an admitted student visit or explore virtually today.

Parent and Family Webinar Series

This series is designed specifically for the parents and families of admitted students to help you navigate this special time for your student. Check back for more events as schedules are finalized.

Watch past webinars

Make It Miami!

Make It Miami! is a day-long open house for admitted students. Come to campus to meet nationally ranked faculty and current Miami students and explore Miami's many academic, extracurricular, and residential opportunities.

An investment you can count on

Miami University is an original Public Ivy — where your student will experience a superior education at a public university price.


among public universities in the U.S. for four-year graduation rate (and #1 in Ohio!)

U.S. Department of Education


of 2021-2022 graduates were employed or furthering their education by fall 2022.

Miami University Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness


median salary for early-career alumni (0-5 years post-graduation).

Top 30

for alumni wealth among U.S. universities.

Altrata 2022