Parent Schedule

Day 1

Check-In and Morning Activities

  • 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.: University Department Resource Fair 
  • 8:15 a.m.-10:00 a.m.: Meet individually with a financial aid counselor
  • 8:50 a.m. or 9:20 a.m.: Computer Resources Info Sessions
  • Guided Tours
    • Middlebrook Hall (8:30 a.m.) - not available August 28
    • Territorial Hall (8:45 a.m.) - not available August 28
    • East Bank (9:15 a.m.)
  • 9:10 a.m.: Managing College Costs
  • 9:40 a.m.: Finding a major that fits U! 

Program begins

  • 10:15 a.m.: University Welcome*
  • 11:10 a.m.: One Stop Student Services 
  • 11:40 a.m.: Creating a Community of Care
    • 11:50 a.m.: Safety (UMPD)
    • 12:10 p.m.: Boynton Health
  • 12:35 p.m.: Lunch
  • 1:30 p.m.: The U Card: Your Student's Key to Campus
  • 2:00 p.m.: College Meeting* (students in CEHD & CFANS will not be in the same session with their parents)
  • 3:00 p.m. or 3:35 p.m: Conference Style sessions (Choose 2)
    • Ask at Golden Gopher
    • Academic Success Resources
    • An Inside Look at Your Student's First Year
  • 4:10 p.m.: Break
  • 4:20 p.m.: Housing or Commuting session
  • 5:05 p.m.: Helping You Support Your Student
  • 5:20 p.m.: Wrap-up
  • 5:30 p.m.: Parent/Student Meet-Up*

*Your student will be with you in these sessions

**Saturday, June 17: Schedule will be slightly condensed and the program will run from 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m. There will be no residence hall tours during this program.

Day 2

Feel free to attend any of the following options

  • 10:00-10:30 a.m. Computer Resources
  • 10:00-10:30 a.m. The Greek Community: Fraternities & Sororities
  • 10:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m. East Bank Campus Tour

College Sessions available to parents and families who attended the Day 1 College Meeting:

  • 9:00-9:45 a.m. CDes Parents Discussion
  • 9:00-9:45 a.m. CLA Parents Discussion
  • 9:00-9:45 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. CSE Student Engagement & Career Services
  • 9:00-9:45 a.m. Carlson Coffee & Drop-In