AP No. 6
|Coaches No. 6|
1956 record 8–1–1
|Head coach Andy Gustafson (9th year)|
Home stadium Burdine Stadium (Capacity: 76,062)
The 1956 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami for the 1956 college football season. The Hurricanes played their home games at the Burdine Stadium in Miami, Florida. The team was coached by Andy Gustafson, in his ninth year as head coach for the Hurricanes.