Student Benefits & Services

The University of Miami Alumni Association offers a variety of benefits and services to UM students:

E-mail Forwarding for Life

CaneLinkThe University of Miami Alumni Association, in conjunction with UM Information Technology, offers e-mail forwarding services through Show your hurricane pride by proudly keeping your e-mail address! Click here for more information.

UM Connection Center

UM Connection CenterMoving on or off campus - no matter where you might be moving to, the UM Connection Center, provided by the Whitefence network, provides a one-stop shop for getting your utilities and services set-up or transferred, saving you time.

'Cane Connections Career Networking

Looking for career advice from UM alumni in hundreds of fields across the country? Then turn to our network of over 3,000 alumni career advising volunteers! Career Network volunteers are ready to provide information on job markets, living/moving details, industry/field details, and much more!

Grad Images

Grad ImagesProfessional photographers from Grad Images photograph all graduates as they walk across the stage on Commencement Day. Your Alumni Association will send you a complimentary 5 x 7 photograph of this special day along with instructions to order additional prints.

Mercer Alumni Insurance Program

Marsh Insurance Benefits  University of Miami Alumni Association’s commitment to you extends far beyond Class Reunions and Homecoming. This is why you have the advantage of exclusive alumni-only discounts for life, health, disability, pet, long term care, auto and home insurance through Mercer Consumer, a service of Mercer Health & Benefits Administration LLC, and well-known providers. To learn more and enroll, visit or call 1-888-560-ALUM (2586).

Bank of America® Credit Cards

Bank of America

Announcing the new University of Miami BankAmericard Cash RewardsTM credit card that rewards customers with up to 3% cash back on certain purchases, all while supporting UM initiatives. In addition to earning cash back rewards for yourself, use of this card benefits the UM, at no extra cost to you!

Want to earn a little extra on top of the great cash back rewards this card already offers? Get a 10 percent customer bonus when you redeem into a Bank of America® checking or savings account. Other options for redeeming rewards include having them applied to your account as a statement credit, or a check sent directly to you.

Here are some of the features of the new UM BankAmericard Cash Rewards credit card:

• 1% cash back on all purchases.
• 2% cash back on grocery store purchases.
• 3% cash back on gas purchases.
• You can earn the 2% and 3% cash back on gas and grocery store purchases up to the first $1,500 in these combined categories per quarter. After that, you will continue to earn 1 percent on these purchases.
• Rewards are automatic and do not expire. There's no need to register your card or sign up to earn your cash rewards.

For information about the rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of this credit card, or to apply, Click Here and refer to the disclosures accompanying the online credit application. This credit card program is issued and administered by Bank of America, N.A. BankAmericard Cash Rewards is a trademark and Bank of America and the Bank of America logo are registered trademarks of Bank of America Corporation.

Fanatic Cards

From Graduation announcements to note cards, show your true ‘Cane spirit today by ordering online today.


For more information, contact:
Marlen Tejera
Director, Finance