Students at Miami Dade

Transient Students

Student LearningStudents attending other institutions are welcome to take classes at Miami Dade College while they are home for the summer or any other time. Since these students  plan to transfer classes from Miami Dade College back to their home institution, they are classified as “transients” by the state of Florida.

If you wish to register for classes as a transient student, you will need to talk to an advisor from your home institution who will help you complete a transient student eligibility form. Students at Florida state institutions can complete the form online by accessing

Transient students continue to be advised by their primary college, which determines whether they have met the necessary prerequisites before enrolling in the MDC class.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.