First Year Students


As your student begins college, the following web pages provide advice and tips of interest to parents of new college and university students. The purpose of this website is to help parents and family members understand your student’s college experience, provide support when needed, and empower your son or daughter to take personal responsibility when making the social and academic choices that arise every day.

Orientation—It’s Not Just for Students

Support for Academic Success

Learning Outside the Classroom

Frequently Asked Questions from Parents of New Students

Looking Ahead: Becoming a Mentor to Your Child