Cost of Attendance
The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is one of the most affordable private medical schools, highly competitive within the state of Florida and nationwide; all while providing the same excellence in medical education that has garnered national and international attention.
The tables below contain the estimated Cost of Attendance (COA) for the 2020-21 academic year. Tuition and fees are mandatory while the other components are averages. The COA is used to determine the total amount of financial assistance offered, including scholarships and loans.
Medical Health & Wellness Fee » $220
This fee enables medical students to receive a number of core services including:
- Access to the Medical Student Urgent Care Service for urgent medical needs through the Department of Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at the Professional Arts Center, Park Plaza West 4th floor. Click HERE for further information about Health Care options.
- Free annual flu vaccines
- Annual TB skin testing
- Annual OSHA training
- Occupational exposures or injuries (i.e. needle sticks)
- Access to the Student Behavioral Health Service providing confidential psychiatric and psychological counseling (at least 5-10 free visits per year)
Please note that the medical health & wellness fee is charged in full at the beginning of the Fall semester.
NOTE: Students on LOA/WWITR have the option to pay this fee and continue to receive services noted above.
Health and Counseling Center Fee (Gables Campus) » $330
This fee enables medical students to receive a number of core services at the Student Health Center on the Coral Gables Campus including:
- Maintenance of student health records
- Verification and health-care related, required updates of immunizations
- Primary Care
- Access to the Student Counseling Center http://counseling.studentaffairs.miami.edu/index.html.
To visit the Student Health Center website click HERE.
NOTE: Students on LOA/WWITR are NOT charged this fee and therefore will not have access to care at the Student Health Center on the Coral Gables campus or the Student Counseling Center during the leave of absence. Students continue to have access to medical campus services if they elect to pay the medical school health fee.
RMC students do not pay this fee during their third year. The fee is optional for RMC students during their fourth year and can be added to their bill via CaneLink.
Disability Insurance Fee » $50
The UMMSM purchases disability insurance for all active medical students. Should a student become disabled during their medical education, they may be eligible to receive compensation. Please note that the disability insurance fee is charged in full at the beginning of the Fall semester. Please contact the Office of Student Affairs for more information.
Student Government Fee » $115
All monies derived from this fee are turned over to the student government to help support student organizations and annual events such as the Medical Student Convention and the Fall Ball. Please note that the student government fee is charged in full at the beginning of the Fall semester.
Wellness Center (Med) Fee » $518
This fee provides students access to the University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital Wellness Center (Med) and the Wellness Center (Med) located on the Coral Gables main campus. Opened in the Fall of 2006, the UM/JMH Wellness Center (Med) is a state-of-the-art facility offering a variety of fitness activities and programs, including cardio-vascular and strength training, stress reduction, smoking cessation and weight managements. For more information about the Wellness Center (Med) click here. Regional campus medical students are not required to pay this fee.
Gables Student Activity Fee » $15
This fee enables medical students to have access to university wide events on the Coral Gables campus such a concerts and lecture series with prominent and distinguished speakers.
This fee provides financial support for the new software for exams (MS1 – $400 & MS2 – $165) and additional online modules for use in clerkships (MS3 & MS4 – $100). Please note that the technology fee is charged in full at the beginning of the Fall semester.
Books And Supplies
Estimated cost based on purchase of all course reference textbooks (including USMLE Step 1 Examination preparatory materials) and diagnostic instruments:
- Lab Coats (1)
- Ophthalmoscope and Otoscope kit
- Tuning Fork
- Reflex Hammer
- Anatomy Lab Scrubs
- Blood Pressure Cuff (Optional)
Specific equipment recommendations will be distributed by the Doctoring/Physicianship Skills Office.
Students are required to carry health insurance. Medical students have the option of obtaining their acute medical care on either the Coral Gables or Medical Center campuses, regardless of the type of insurance carried. Please note that the health insurance fee is charged in full at the beginning of the fall semester. For more information about health insurance please go to http://studenthealth.studentaffairs.miami.edu/insurance-information/md-and-md-mph-insurance/index.html
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