Frequently Asked Questions

What is #MoveInMiami?

#MoveInMiami is a one-day fundraising event in support of Miami University. When the first-year class moves in, Miamians help welcome them through a gift to any area of Miami they wish to support. This year, the goal is to reach 2,022 donations in 20 hours and 22 minutes in honor of the Class of 2022.

When is #MoveInMiami?

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018

How do I make a gift on #MoveInMiami?

There are many different ways to make a gift on #MoveInMiami. To make a donation online with a credit card, visit and click “Give now.” To make a gift by phone, call 513-529-5229. To make a gift by check, remit to Miami University Foundation, 725 E. Chestnut St., Oxford, OH 45056. You can also make a gift by cash or check by stopping in to the Panuska Development Center, 725 E. Chestnut St., Oxford, OH 45056.

Can I make a gift before Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018?

Yes! Please call 866-682-5867 to make your gift over the phone or visit our online giving page. Note that your gift is for #MoveInMiami, and we'll be sure to count it in our totals!

How can I make my contribution go even further?

Thousands of companies match gifts to higher education institutions, which can double or triple the impact of your contribution. To find out if your employer has a matching gift program, please visit our matching gift page.

Is there a minimum donation amount?

There is no minimum donation amount. Any amount counts – it’s all about participation! Help us reach 2,022 gifts in honor of the Class of 2022.

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

Yes. Your gift is irrevocable and tax-deductible as prescribed by law. You will receive an email confirmation that will serve as your receipt for tax purposes.

Are there other ways I can help?

Yes! Help us spread the word on social media by becoming an Mbassador. Mbassadors are a group of individuals who share the Love and Honor by sharing posts and news about Miami University on social media. When you sign up to become an Mbassador, check the box to become a #MoveInMiami volunteer.