Parent & Family Schedule

Parent & Family Orientation Program, Tuesday, September 6, 2016

General information:

Residence Halls and the New Student Week Welcome Tent open at 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 6. The first "required" event for both parents and students is at 3:00 p.m. on September 6. Parents can anticipate leaving campus around 7:30 p.m. that evening after the reception. 

Please check back in July for a full schedule of events.

* All events, times, and locations are subject to change. Please pick-up the final schedule at the New Student Week Welcome Tent on the Bald Spot when you first arrive on campus, Tuesday, September 6.

The events scheduled for parents are all casual dress, as most parents will be helping their student move into the residence hall.

If you need special accommodations during New Student Week, please contact either the Student Activities Office or the Office of Disability Services for Students prior to arrival.

Please direct all additional questions or comments to the Student Activities Office (507) 222-4462 or email