Student Connections

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Student engagement at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine-Department of Public Health enhances the student experience outside of the classroom. At DPHS, student engagement begins with prospective students and continues throughout the student life cycle until graduation.

Throughout the academic year we offer an array of programming from Week of Welcome (WoW) to thought provoking information sessions, holiday events, and student town halls.

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Group of students wearing matching green shirts and doing the U sign with their hands
Group of students taking a selfie photo

Looking to get involved?

As a DPHS student, there are numerous opportunities to actively participate on campus! We believe part of the graduate student experience is taking advantage of opportunities beyond the classroom to grow as a professional. Beyond internships and employment options, students can connect with their peers and the community through various organizations, including:

Have questions on how to get involved?

Please contact Ashley Gonzalez, Senior Program Coordinator for Student Engagement, at for more information.