Academic Resources

Here are some great resources to help you with everything from papers to scholarships.


The ombudsperson and University Troubleshooters Program offers help resolving a conflict with any department on campus. Contact the Office of the Ombudsperson at 305-284-4922 or via email at ombudsperson@miami.edu. File a complaint online at miami.edu/ombudsperson.

Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The ARC offers a wide variety of academic resources for students, parents, faculty, staff and administrators. Its main goal is to help manage success and advance students’ potential. Contact the ARC at 305-284-2800.

Office of Academic Enhancement (OAE)

The OAE helps to promote a diverse educational experience for all students and to advance the careers of highly talented undergraduate students, especially in terms of applying to renowned scholarships, fellowship programs and graduate programs. Contact the office at 305-284-3187 or at oae@miami.edu.

Writing Center

The Writing Center is the place to improve your writing. Its emphasis is on teaching writing skills that can be applied beyond a particular assignment. Contact them at 305-284-2956.

June 22, 2011


Alysha Khan

Online Editor

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