Campus Services

Students do much more than take classes while they're in college. They live, eat, study, and more. This page has information about various campus offices, departments, and services that aid students in their success as a college student. To help you navigate the content, start with this list of services and click on the link to be taken to that section of the page. And when you're done, head back to the Family Orientation page to continue with the next section of content.

Living on Campus

Watch this overview of housing: residence halls, move-in, mail, and ID cards

Student perspectives about living on campus (through 1:35 of the video):


  • On the housing site, you'll find more information about room assignments, a listing of residence halls, and move-in information.
  • Download and view the Campus Services Orientation Guide (PDF, opens in new window) that is referenced in this section.

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Dining and Meal Plans

Start with an overview of on-campus dining and meal plan options:

This video offers student perspectives on dining at Miami (through 4:40 of the video):


  • The Meal Plans site contains more information about meal plan options and several FAQs about dining on campus.
  • View a listing of dining locations to get a sense of the variety of options available.
  • Download and view the Campus Services Orientation Guide (PDF, opens in new window) that is referenced in this section (also mentioned in the housing section immediately above).

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Academic support at Miami: The Rinella Learning Center

Watch this overview of academic support and other services offered by the Rinella Learning Center:

The Rinella Learning Center offers learning assessments, academic counseling and coaching, academic interventions, a study strategies course, a workshop series on effective study strategies, individual and group tutoring in high-demand subjects, Supplemental Instruction, and enrichment programming for targeted populations like the Scholastic Enhancement Program and the Access Fellows Program.

Learn more on the Rinella Learning Center Campus Resources and Opportunities page »»

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One Stop: Financial aid, billing, and student records

The One Stop is the Miami office for students and families who have questions or need information related to the following areas:

  • Billing and payments
  • Financial assistance
  • Registration and academic records
  • Military-affiliated family resources
  • On the Share Access page, your student can provide you access to specific parts of their student records (and you can also request access).
  • If you have additional questions about financial aid, join the One Stop for the Understanding the Tuition Bill webinar on July 22. Register now on our Webinars page »

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Student health services at Miami

This video provides an overview of services and staff:

Watch this video for information about immunization requirements and the required student health insurance:

This video gives you insight into what to expect at a first student health appointment:

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Student mental health and counseling

The Student Counseling Service is proud to offer Telebehavioral Health Services to address the mental health needs of our students. We provide individual therapy, group therapy, workshops, and Campus Care, all virtually. The HOPE Line is available 24/7 for students to call for immediate support, crisis intervention, and stabilization from a licensed mental health counselor. Below is an overview of these mental health services for students, as well as ways you can assist your student in adjusting to the demands of college:

Watch this video about what to expect at the first Student Counseling Service appointment:

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Services for students with disabilities

The Miller Center for Student Disability Services coordinates accommodations and services to ensure access and inclusion for students with disabilities. Watch the video below for an overview of services and opportunities for involvement.

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Miami Retail and Textbooks

There are several retail locations on campus to assist with students' varied needs, both academic and otherwise. The video below provides a general overview of retail. The next video is an in-depth look at the Miami Student Laptop Program.

Miami's Student Laptop Program:

Watch this video for student perspectives about textbooks, the Laptop program, and campus retail (through 7:25 in the video):

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Tech Talk: IT Services at Miami

The next four years are going to be huge for students and families alike, and IT Services wants to ensure that your student has the right tools to succeed and grow during their time here.

Learn more about important IT-related topics with this video:

All of the information in this presentation can be found at: You can contact IT at or during virtual office hours through June: Mondays, 3:00-3:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9:00-9:30 a.m. Access information is available on our Real Time Q&A page.

Follow IT on social media: Twitter (@miamiuit), Facebook (/miamiuit), and Instagram (@miamiuits).

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