Non-Degree Undergraduate Status

Enrollment in the Division of Continuing and International Education includes students who are not seeking a degree at the University of Miami and meet the requirements below:

  • Have a high school or equivalency diploma (with required minimum score)
    • Are more than two years out of high school and:
      • were never admitted to a degree seeking program at UM without completing the undergraduate degree
      • have not been rejected from UM admissions to a degree seeking program in the last academic year
      • do not have a degree seeking application pending at UM
    • Or are less than two years out of high school and:
      • are degree seeking at another four year university, want to attend summer session only and have a letter of good standing from their home university
  • And are a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or valid visa holder and meet any other requirements outlined in the Policies Governing Enrollment in Continuing Studies Non-degree Undergraduate Status
    • Non-degree seeking students ARE NOT eligible to be issued I-20s.

NOTE: After 12 attempted credits a grade point average of 2.5 or higher must be maintained to continue in Undergraduate Non-Degree seeking status (with a maximum total limit of 30 attempted credits).

BE ADVISED: Non-Degree Graduate Status, Non-Degree Undergraduate Status, Non-Degree Alumni Status, etc., each have unique requirements, regulations, and pricing.  Once a student applies and/or  registers in any specific student status,  their status CANNOT be changed for that semester. 

 Online Application for Non Degree Undergraduate

Click the link above if you want to apply online as a non-degree undergraduate student and enroll in undergraduate credit courses (100-500 level courses)

All new students are required to provide proof of immunization against measles and rubella, and all international students are required to submit proof of a tuberculosis (TB) test at least 12 months prior to registration. New students are encouraged to comply with these requirements prior to arrival on campus and will receive an immunization form with other information from the Health Center. Students who do not comply with these requirements will not be able to register for subsequent semesters. Read more about Health Center immunization requirements.

NOTE: Application takes up to a week to process and must be received (to be processed) at least 5 working days before the first day of the semester.