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Health and Well-Being

Live well at Miami University, where our commitment to your academic success extends to your physical, mental, and social health. With a wealth of services and events to boost your quality of life on campus, we aim to make every day a day of well-being for our entire community.

Wellness Navigator

It’s important to take care of your physical, mental, and emotional health as you navigate university life. The Wellness Navigator can help you find campus resources to support your needs.

students outside at night looking at a giant light up sign that says "welcome home"

Late Night Miami

Make new friends and create memories at our free events happening every weekend throughout each school term. A joint effort of the Division of Student Life and various organizations, clubs, and academic departments, Late Night Miami brings the fun straight to campus with concerts, coffee houses, box office hit movies, block parties, and even a few opportunities to get off campus.

student walking across a bridge out in the natural areas

Natural Areas

Hike, geocache, run, picnic, and seek adventure on the beautiful Natural Areas that surround our Oxford campus.

students exercising with Greg and Renate Crawford

Miami and Oxford Value Exercise (MOVE)

Hosted by President Greg and Dr. Renate Crawford, this monthly fitness class is free of charge and open to people of all ages and abilities within the Miami community who desire an invigorating outdoor workout and opportunity to mingle and meet new faces. Unless otherwise noted, MOVE events take place outside the Crawfords' home, Lewis Place, at 310 East High Street. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a water bottle and positive attitude!

woman participating in a yoga class

Physical Fitness Classes

Miami Recreation offers more than 80 different group fitness classes each week throughout the academic year, including Spinning®, Indo-Row®, Yoga, TRX Suspension Training, Zumba®, and more. Classes are first come, first served, with admittance beginning ten minutes before class starts.

Miami Well-Being by the Numbers


of annual dining budget spent on local products


Miamians participate in the university's 800 intramural athletic teams

17 miles

of hiking trails can be found within Miami's 1,000 acres of natural space

Wellness for All of Miami

Explore wellness resources for Miami employees, students, and parents.

Employee Wellness

Discover services and resources just for Miami faculty and staff, including biometric health screenings, fitness and nutrition programs, and health coaching. Access important information regarding medical, dental, vision, life and long-term disability insurance, tuition fee waiver, sick and parental leave, paid vacation, and supplemental retirement plans.

Student Wellness

Wellness is more than not being sick. Learn about the eight dimensions of wellness and how you can maintain and enhance all aspects of your well-being journey.

Resources for Parents

Stay informed as you support your student from afar. We offer information and webinars regarding student health, residential life, alcohol, and medical care throughout the school term.