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The University of Miami

Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at MIAMI

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentA-
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Computer EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceA
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB+
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB+
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Music - PerformanceA
Music EducationA-
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceC-
Perfomance ArtsA-
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceA
Political ScienceB+
PreLaw and LegalA+
PreMed and MedicalB-

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Extracurricular Activities

... Almost all students are involved in extracurricular activity ...Read full comment
... There is always something to do in Miami: the Grove, South Beach, downtown, the Keys, music festivals throughout the year, and Halloween activiti...Read full comment
... Excellent social life, sports, and great academics ...Read full comment
... There is always something to do in Miami: the Grove, South Beach, downtown, the Keys, music festivals throughout the year, and Halloween activiti...Read full comment
... The overall activities planned for the university are all dependent on money ...Read full comment
... There is always something to do in Miami: the Grove, South Beach, downtown, the Keys, music festivals throughout the year, and Halloween activiti...Read full comment
... The sports games are fun and are free for students ...Read full comment
... There is something for everyone such as volunteering, student government, and intramural sports ...Read full comment
... Everything from sports to classes to campus life is great ...Read full comment
... The student activities are great, and Miami is a great city for cultural events and the beaches are a nice way to relax ...Read full comment
... The activities aren't as good ...Read full comment
... UM has lots of resources, money, good faculty, activities ...Read full comment
... Not only do we have the combined attributes of beautiful South Florida weather and a big name sports program accross the board, but the academic...Read full comment
... Yes its sunny and the intramurals field is big enough for all these morons to layout on from 10am to 4pm but after that theres not much else ...Read full comment
... On any giving day there are people slack-lining, playing intermurals, doing field yoga, playing music, watching the Hoi club (hawaiian club) pe...Read full comment
... My advice to prospective college students is to apply yourself, make the grades and get involved in extracurricular activities- because the Univ...Read full comment
... The school spirit and campus extra extracurriculars are great and Miami is also lucky to have a great Greek system, even though non Greeks aren't...Read full comment
... The school has great student activities, but you have to be in the Greek system to be a part of most of them ...Read full comment
... Of course, the clubs are great (if you know someone to get you past the velvet rope) but there are many other great activities as well ...Read full comment
... There is always something to do in Miami: the Grove, South Beach, downtown, the Keys, music festivals throughout the year, and Halloween activiti...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, and the tropical climate allows for outdoor activities all year round ...Read full comment
... As far as student activities, again, I have to give the school a nod here ...Read full comment
... Going to sports events is a real treat,not to be missed ...Read full comment
... Everyone's really open-minded, and the University offers a wealth of resources in every regard--activities, athletics, extracurriculars, peer tu...Read full comment
... I would suggest getting involved with as many activities as possible because it is much harder to meet people there than at other schools of its...Read full comment
... I would have slowed down and taken in more of the recreational scene on campus - sports, concerts, clubs, etc ...Read full comment
The University of Miami
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