Teachers/Instructional

Is there a campus where the parent(s)/student(s) can meet the administration?

Yes, even though our school is virtual, we do have a physical address at the University of Miami. Our address is:

University of Miami Global Academy
111 Allen Hall
5050 Brunson Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33124-1610

Please call (305) 284-2980 or email GlobalAcademy@miami.edu to set up an appointment.

Where can I speak to a live person?

Our team is available by phone during working hours, which are:

Monday-Thursday 8am-7pm
Friday 8am-5pm (EST)

We generally answer questions via email within 24 hours.

How long are the courses?

Full Year courses last up to 20 weeks for a half credit and 40 weeks for a full credit; Summer School courses last up to 3 weeks for a half credit and 6 weeks for a full credit.

How much time (study/completing assignments) should the student expect to dedicate to the course each week?

It depends on subject matter and students’ devotion to mastering course materials. Students may average 8 hours a week completing assignments.

What is the number of credits needed for graduation?

Students must meet the 24-credit requirement of the State of Florida in order to receive a University of Miami high school diploma. For more information on curriculum, visit our Graduation Requirements page.