Mike Curme, dean of students and associate vice president of student affairs for Miami, said Rodriguez was a political science major, who was also pursuing a minor in business legal studies.
Curme said she was a dean’s list student and a college ambassador for the College of Arts and Science.
“Erin will be missed but lovingly remembered by her family and friends, and the thoughts and prayers of the entire Miami University community are with them. Anyone at Miami who feels a need for support can call the university’s counseling center at 513-529-4634,” said Curme.
According to the school, details on funeral arrangements are still forthcoming.
(Staff Writer Michael Clark contributed to this report).