Miami advances a learner-centered advising system. We see every choice as a learning opportunity and want to assist you in steadily gaining ownership over the college experience. In addition to having a primary academic adviser, Miami students have a network of faculty and staff committed to their success. You'll be assigned an academic adviser in your department or division of major in your first semester.
The English Language Learner Writing Center (ELLWC) provides one-on-one consulting to multilingual student writers. As with the HWC, written online appointments and live online appointments are available. You can also find grammar tutorials and resources specifically geared toward those whose first language is not English.
Access Miami University's extensive library of digital resources. Search for books, articles, journals, and more in the digital database, and find library guides to research any subject. Plus, get direct help from a librarian through live chat, text message, or email.
Learn more about the centers established to provide academic support to all Miami University students.
The University Libraries' staff and facilities offer countless support and opportunities for undergraduate and graduate research, technological projects and initiatives, and a vast collection of print and digital books. Expansions and upgrades in technological abilities have allowed the Libraries to adapt to a modern era.
The Rinella Learning Center houses a multitude of academic support services designed to enhance student engagement in the learning process, encourage higher levels of academic performance, further critical thinking skills, and promote student self-authorship in the classroom. The Center aims to help students assess existing learning strategies and implement new ones.
The Howe Writing Center (HWC) is the student-focused initiative of the Howe Center for Writing Excellence. The mission of the HWC is to ensure that both undergraduate and graduate student writers at Miami receive helpful feedback and support on their writing projects from well-trained peer-consultants, and are assisted in developing as effective writers in different contexts and genres.
The mission of the English Language Learner Writing Center (ELL WC) is to provide one-on-one consulting to undergraduate and graduate multilingual student writers. Through collaborative peer interaction, consultants help students whose first language is not English become more confident users of English academic language and effective, autonomous writers across genres and disciplines.
Find more resources and support services in other areas to make the most out of online student life. Students with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorder can get help from Student Disability Services. Miami's Student Counseling Service helps students achieve or maintain a healthy life.