Office of Student Activities
The Office of Student Activities' mission is to promote intentional involvement, facilitate leadership development and encourage student growth. We deepen the Miami experience through enriching student organizations, offering transformative leadership programs, advising campus programming and challenging and supporting student leaders. We work together with student organization advisors and campus/community partners to advance a student-centered co-curricular experience.
Our Student Organization advising philosophy is based on the human development process and encourages student involvement and participation in purposeful group activities, or learning by doing. Students are encouraged to develop broadly based intellectual skills, life values from a global perspective, and a passion for life long learning. The advisor participates not as an expert, but as a collaborator in the learning process encouraging students to face challenging situations while creating avenues to reflect and act.
The following processes will foster development in students: