Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

Travel and Accommodation

The University of Miami Travel Management has established discounted rates with local hotels for all University of Miami faculty, staff and students. Discounts are also extended to patients of University of Miami Hospital and/or UHealth International. For complete details, contact your desired hotel directly. To receive discounts, you will need to show proof that you are a UM employee, student, or visiting on University-related business.

UM Travel Management Site Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce Preferred Hotels

Dining Suggestions

Concessions will be open for guests. Pre-pacaked snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. To view dining locations located on the University of Miami Coral Gables campus please click here.

The Office of Government & Community Relations plays an active role in the University’s involvement with our local chambers and organizations. Browse the dining suggestions below and reserve your table for your graduation celebration.

UM Campus Dining Coral Gables Dining Suggestions Greater Miami Conventions and Visitors Bureau


Free parking is conveniently available at the Watsco Center. Taxi and ride share are a convenient way to get to campus. For Commencement Ceremonies taxi and ride share should utilize the drop off and pick up location indicated on the parking map.

Parking & Transportation

Venue and Ticketing

Watsco Center venue policies can be reviewed via the link below. Tickets are not required and there is no limit to the number of guests students may invite to attend the ceremony. The UM Campus Store will be on-site selling UM paraphernalia and flowers.

Venue Details Watsco Center Policies Watsco Center Seating Chart