Changes abound at Miami University

OXFORD, Ohio (WDTN) – Students returning to Miami University this school year will see a lot of changes.

Freshman are already moved into dorms. Upper classmen move in this weekend.

800 sophomores will live in three new residence halls and students will eat in a new Western campus dining facility.

Two more residences halls were renovated. Anderson and McFarland Halls have updated rooms and additional study spaces.

Among other new happenings on campus:

  • A new bike lanes
  • Two new co-majors
  • New fencing at East Quad residence halls
  • A new football coach, Chuck Martin
  • Kreger Hall re-opens with new research labs and classrooms
  • The geology and geography departments moved to Culler Hall while Shideler Hall undergoes a makeover

Classes begin Monday, August 25. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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