Miami University

2,755 reviews
  1. Oxford, OH
  2. 4 Year
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    A+
  6. Party Scene
    A+
  7. Professors
    A
  8. Location
    B+
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    A
  11. Student Life
    A+
  12. Safety
    C
Miami University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-A
Athletic Conference
Mid-American Conference
Address
501 East High St
Oxford, OH 45056

Miami University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
66%
SAT Range
1120-1330
ACT Range
25-30
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Application Website

Cost

Net Price
$21,775/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,924/ year
  • $30-48k
    $18,783/ year
  • $49-75k
    $22,922/ year
  • $76-110k
    $24,797/ year
  • $110k+
    $25,814/ year

Academics

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.122 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.122 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.121 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
15,311Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
10%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 59 responses
Report
  • Preppy
    42%
  • Highly Functioning Alcoholic
    14%
  • Miami
    10%
  • A spirited bunch
    8%
  • Drunk
    8%
  • Involved
    8%
  • Fratty
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
65%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.185 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.209 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 55 responses
Report
  • All of the above!
    31%
  • Love & Honor
    22%
  • Preppy
    16%
  • Fratagonia
    13%
  • A spirited bunch
    7%
  • Forward thinkers
    4%
  • White
    4%

After Miami University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
79%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.58 responses

Reviews

2,755 reviews
  • Excellent
    527
  • Very Good
    974
  • Average
    948
  • Poor
    208
  • Terrible
    98
Sometimes I think many students like the "idea" of Miami more than they like the actual school.
  • College Senior
  • 2 months ago
I've enjoyed my time at Miami thus far. The campus is beautiful, and the people I've met have impacted my life in a positive manner. I would chose Miami for college every time.
  • College Junior
  • 2 months ago
Miami is a great school. Too expensive but a nice school
  • College Senior
  • 2 months ago