Access UM's Network via UMIT's Approved Remote Access Tools
Review UMIT's approved and supported remote access tools, which provide a more secure way to access the UM network.
Don't Get Phished
Phishing (pronounced “fishing”) is a form of fraud, in which an attacker tries to learn private information by masquerading as a reputable entity or person.
Avoid Cyber Attacks
Safeguard your personal information against the most common Internet threats by reviewing cyber security articles, videos, and online safety tools.
Connect with SecureCanes
When on campus, log in with your CaneID and password to securely connect to SecureCanes, the University's encrypted wireless network.
IT Security Services
Review available services and learn how we can assist you with information security related topics, policies, guidelines, and technologies.
We're Here to Help
The Information Security Office investigates information security related events. Learn more on how to respond and get help.


The mission of the Information Security Office (ISO) is to safeguard the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems, identity, and data assets by providing proactive security expertise, creating and maintaining a resilient and secure infrastructure, and fostering a culture of security awareness and compliance throughout the organization.

Need Help? Report It!

Phished? Hacked? Suspicious activity on you account? The Information Security Office investigates information security related events. Learn more on how to respond and get help.

Is Your Data at Risk?

Learn more about Risk Assessments and help safeguard the University’s data and information technology assets.

Are You Scanning?

Vulnerability Management reduces the likelihood that attackers will be able to gain access to critical business systems.

Looking for Training Opportunities?

Visit the Awareness and Training page to learn more about IT Security, and how to keep your data safe.

The Division of Business and Finance oversees the following departments: Controller, Human Resources, Information Technology, Office of Research Administration, Real Estate and Facilities, Supply Chain, and Treasury.
The vision of University of Miami's Information Technology (UMIT) department is to be the best information technology organization in higher education and healthcare; recognized for strategic leadership, innovation, and collaborative partnerships in achieving the University of Miami's academic, clinical, and research goals. 

The Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security serves as the first point of contact for all issues related to HIPAA privacy and security standards at the University of Miami. 

The mission of the Regulatory & Compliance Services is to reinforce the University of Miami’s commitment to a culture of excellence by providing a strong foundation for the implementation, maintenance and assessment of all essential research compliance activities.

University Compliance Services promotes and support a working environment that reflects the University’s commitment to operating with the highest level of integrity while maintaining compliance with applicable laws, regulations and policies to all members of the University community, including trustees, officers, management, physicians, faculty and staff, students, employees.
The mission of Audit and Advisory Services is to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services, using a risk-based approach, to add value and improve the operations of the University.

The Department of Risk Management is responsible for the preservation of the University’s assets, both human and physical.  This is accomplished by identifying, defining, assessing, preventing and reducing risks facing the University of Miami.
The Office of the General Counsel supports the dynamic educational and research environment of the University of Miami by providing legal advice to promote sound decision-making in all areas of operation, research, and administration.