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Resources for Current Students

Know the tools and resources at your fingertips to make the most of your time at Miami Herbert.

From the Blackboard Course Management system and Academic Bulletin to information about career services, and student clubs, Miami Herbert Business School is here to provide you with the tools and resources you need to make the most of your business education experience.

View the separate sections for newly admitted, first-year students, undergraduate students, and graduate students for resources and services unique to each.

First-Year Students' Road to UM

Freshmen, welcome to the 'Cane Family! To ensure a smooth transition to your new life as a Miami Hurricane, please read the information below.

Miami Herbert Business School 

5202 University Drive 
Merrick Building, Room 104 
Coral Gables, FL 33146 


Registering for your first semester at Miami Herbert Business School is simple because the registration advising team will enroll you in the courses you need. You will be assigned a professional academic advisor when you arrive on campus. Your advisor will be your point of contact to ensure your academic success on your journey to graduation.  

Step #1

Go to the Road to UM Checklist. Set up your email and check it every day. Email is the language of business, and at Miami Herbert, it is the only way we communicate what you need to know. All communication will be sent to your UM email account. Once you are on campus, you will receive important announcements via your email as well as a weekly email newsletter from Undergraduate Business Education Programs about events and opportunities for undergraduate business students. 

Step #2

Now on to your registration for your spring 2022 schedule. To help us tailor a program of stuTo help us tailor a program of study for you, please complete the First-Semester Registration Online Survey at this link by November 12, 2021. Complete the Survey as accurately as possible.

Step #3
  • Do not put classes in your shopping cart in CaneLink!
  • Registering for your first semester at the Miami Herbert Business School is simple because a Miami Herbert advisor will enroll you in the courses you need.
A Typical First Semester Course Schedule 

  1. 2-3 of the following foundational business courses:
    ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics 
    ECO 212 Principles of Macroeconomics 
    MGT 100 Managing for Success in the Global Marketplace 
    MKT 201 Foundations of Marketing 
  2. English Composition I or II based on standardized test scores, AP/IB scores, dual enrollment/transfer credit.
  3. Mathematics or Management Science (MAS 110) based on standardized test scores or AP Scores, dual enrollment/ transfer credit or the score on the ALEKS Math Assessment. 
    All undergraduate business students are required to enroll in English Composition and Mathematics (or Management Science) each semester at Miami Herbert until the relevant sequences are completed.  These core requirements must be completed no later than the fourth semester.  
  4. All business students should explore the academic bulletin to pre-select a non-business course as an elective e.g., a modern language, studio art or photography, gender studies, international relations, sustainability, or any other area of personal interest.
Looking Forward

At 'Cane Kickoff, you will have the opportunity as a group to meet your academic advisor and briefly ask any urgent questions you may still have about the registration process. 
At the Academic Dean's Meeting during 'Cane Kickoff, you will meet the Undergraduate Vice Dean and the rest of the administrative team to learn about what to expect from your first year at the Miami Herbert Business School. 
After the first two weeks of classes, you will be able to schedule your first advising appointment with your permanently assigned advisor to discuss your academic and personal goals.  

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Undergraduate Students

A Miami Herbert undergraduate experience is like no other. Events, competitions, and professors set this program apart. 

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Graduate Students

Know the tools and resources at your fingertips to make the most of your time at Miami Herbert.


Student Resources

Students can add the Academic Calendar for the Coral Gables and RSMAS campuses to their Outlook or Office 365 calendars.

View academic calendar

The Blackboard Course Management system automatically provides a course web site for every course at the University of Miami. Students and faculty are automatically enrolled in their course web sites. Faculty often use the course web site for posting copies of PowerPoint slides used during a lecture, notes from a lecture, examples of previous exams, grades, links to online material, and to facilitate online, out of class discussions.

Access Blackboard

Students can use CaneLink to search for classes, view course schedules, class rosters and advisees, plus much more.

Go to CaneLink

The Department of International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) provides information, services, acclimation and culturally relevant activities to support international students and scholars and ensure their success.

International Student Services