Founded in 1930, the University of Miami Alumni Association is YOUR UM CONNECTION to more than 177,445 living alumni. Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, the UM Alumni Association is committed to encouraging lifelong education, providing quality services and programming, and assisting in the continued development and enhancement of the University of Miami.

Latest News

University of Miami Hurricanes to play Virginia Tech Hokies at Homecoming 2017; Alumni Weekend 2017 Dates Announced

Catch the 'Canes and Hokies at this year's Homecoming game! Reunite with fellow 'Canes at Alumni Weekend 2017, November 2 - 4. Check back soon for more details!


'CaneBiz in the Spotlight

The UM Alumni Association is proud to showcase the 'Cane economic footprint across Florida and the U.S. in our interactive map of businesses owned and operated by alumni. Browse the map and follow #CaneBiz. If you own or operate a business, let us know.

- online store -
Sakine Gulec, B.B.A. ‘12

Browse this jewelry line, handcrafted to perfection and known for its delicacy and simplicity.

Paradise Springs Winery
- Fairfax County, VA-
Kirk Wiles, B.B.A. '04

Now featuring a new wine called 'Swagger,' Paradise Springs is the closest winery to Washington, D.C. and the first in Fairfax County.

See more featured businesses.


Upcoming Events

Register Now for We Are One U: Washington D.C.

Join the UM Alumni Association on March 3 in Washington D.C. to welcome our sixth president Julio Frenk and learn about the groundbreaking ideas shaping UM’s next century. Get inspired by an eight-minute ’Cane Talk by Professor Joseph Uscinski, who will be discussing how a healthy democracy requires its citizens to make choices based on accurate information, and how the rise of social media may play a role. Register now!

Alumni Profiles

Join us in welcoming the Class of 2016 to the alumni family. They share their story, campus memories, greatest lessons, and their next steps.  See more profiles.

Casey Rea
B.B.A. '16

Matt Getzoff
B.S.B.A. '16

Candice Johnson
B.S.H.S. '16

Ashley Anne Taggart
B.S. '12, M.D. '16

Get connected with the many advantages of being a 'Cane for Life, including your alumni benefits!

Alumni News

Alumnus Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Named Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine
UM Alumnus Named to White House Post
Alumnus Knighted for Preservation of Historic Barbados Real Estate
School of Business Alumna Named Second Vice President of Peru
Research by UM Alumnus Inspires Needle Exchange Program
Inaugural UOnline Students Celebrate Graduation in Miami
Alumna Among First Civilians to Travel to Space

Publications & Multimedia

@Miami Alumni e-Newsletter

e-Alumni Connections Events Bulletin
Miami Magazine
Photo Galleries
YouTube Videos



'Cane Social

Connect on 'Cane Social

Alumni are invited to get connected with us by joining 'Cane Social! Reconnect to the U, earn points and win swag! Learn more at



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Alumni Event Calendar

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