Per Diem Rates

Per diem is an allowance for meals and incidental expenses you incur while traveling for University business. If you use per diem, you forego payment of actual travel expenses, accepting instead the applicable per diem rates (which varies based on your travel location and your travel time). You can receive payment for per diem through both cash advances and reimbursements.

We provide common per diem resources below. See the Travel Policy for additional details.

Determining Rates

The following resources allow you to check the per diem rates for your intended travel destinations:

Please note: Miami does not use the lodging rate shown on the sites above.

Meal Allowances

You can receive per diem for meals and incidental expenses. Traveler will receive 75% of meal per diem for first and last day of travel.

Please note: Meals are not eligible for reimbursement unless you travel qualifies as overnight status.