The University of Miami continues to take proactive measures—following the guidance of public health and government agencies—to ensure the health and safety of students, faculty, staff, and the larger community.

Through these times, the University and the Alumni Association are committed to providing our alumni with the information, benefits, and resources to succeed professionally and personally. Below, we share ongoing research news, resources, and benefits.


From free online courses to digital libraries, the U offers many learning opportunities. Sign up for a class today.


Let us bring the arts to you—check out #loweonthego, Friday Nights @ Frost and other enriching digital offerings from the U.


During challenging times, taking care of ourselves is priority #1. University experts and alumni are here to help with nutrition tips, online meditations, and more.


Connect with fellow ’Canes and find support for your career or business while social distancing.

Virtual Events

The Evolving Workplace

The Evolving Workplace

Join us as we explore the evolving workplace amidst COVID-19, including a discussion on sustaining employee engagement in a virtual/remote reality and insights on attracting and retaining top talent. Featuring Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., B.S.C. ’89 and Maribel Perez Wadsworth, B.S.C. ’93. 
The Evolving Workplace
’Canes Communities Virtual Trivia Battle

’Canes Community Trivia Battle

Dress up in your favorite U gear and join us for a Social Hour, hosted by your Palm Beach County + Tampa ’Canes Communities. We’ll battle to see which community knows the most University of Miami trivia!
’Canes Communities Virtual Trivia Battle

Coffee with a ’Cane

Join us for Coffee With A ’Cane, a digital, fun and informative weekly conversation with innovators and experts from our University community on Facebook Live. Grab your afternoon cafecito and connect with fellow alumni as we explore different topics.

Architecture and the Great Confinement: Interview Series

U-SoA has initiated a video interview series entitled: Architecture and the Great Confinement. The series aims to promote a global dialogue focused on the recent events surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and its potential impacts on the world of architecture and the design of future cities.

’Canes Game

Have some fun while social distancing with ’Canes Games, a series of virtual games brought to you by the UM Alumni Association.

’Canes United

Alumni respond to COVID-19

University of Miami alumni are caring for and supporting their communities in various ways during COVID-19.

Firefighter symposium

Sylvester researchers to collaborate with Miami-Dade County on coronavirus testing

The new testing effort, announced Friday by Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, will use a finger prick to check for antibodies to the virus in a drop of blood to determine past or present infection.

Med ’Canes on the front lines

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine alumni share their firsthand accounts of caring for COVID-19 cases.

Responding to students in the midst of the crisis

Dr. Pat Whitely, vice president for student affairs, puts the needs of her students first.