Miami University

Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. Learn more about Miami University

Student population size
Large (∼16k)

Transfer population

Campus setting

501 E. High St., Oxford, OH 45056

Application deadlines

  • Fall semester: June 1
  • Spring semester: December 1

Confirmation deadlines

  • Fall semester: August 10
  • Spring semester: January 10

Application fee

Learn more about admission to Miami University


  • In-state tuition: $16,223.60 per academic year + fees
  • Out-of-state tuition: $36,650.24 per academic year + fees

Learn more about tuition and fees at Miami University

On-campus: $14,510 per academic year, incl. meals

Transfer student scholarships
Transfer student scholarships ranging from $4,000 to $8,000 for Ohio residents and $10,000 $14,000 for out-of-state residents; other scholarships available. Learn more about transfer scholarships at Miami University

Tuition and housing costs listed here are based on data published by the National Center for Educational Statistics – actual costs may differ. Always check with the institution for the most accurate information.

General Education requirements
Students must complete the Global Miami Plan for Liberal Education (27-28 credits). Learn more about General Education requirements at Miami University

Friendly degree-completion programs (fastest way to degree)
Humanities, social science, and interdisciplinary programs

Programs with additional admission requirements
College of Creative Arts, Farmer School of Business

Programs with limited admission
See list of programs with limited admission at Miami University

Programs accommodating non-traditional schedules (evenings, weekends, etc.)
Miami University offers some evening and weekend classes – please contact advisor

Credit accepted

  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • Career-Technical Assurance Guide (CTAG)
  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Military Transfer Assurance Guides (MTAGs)
  • Ohio Transfer Module (OTM)
  • Ohio Transfer to Degree Guaranteed Pathways
  • Transfer Assurance Guides (TAGs)

Learn more about transfer credit at Miami University

Transfer student resources

  • Divisional advising
  • Transfer student orientation (in person, online, mobile app)
  • Reverse Transfer (Credit When It’s Due)
  • Optional UNV 101 course for transfer students
  • Transfer and Relocation Student Organization

On-campus and off-campus

Identity centers
Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion

Clubs & organizations
700+. Learn more about clubs & organizations at Miami University

Transfer advising

  • Sarah Unger, Senior Assistant Director, Transfer and Relocation Initiatives
  • (513) 529-8507