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Parent & Family Orientation Schedule

The Parent & Family Orientation program is run concurrently with the student program, but is mosty separate.

PLEASE NOTE: We will NOT provide printed copies of the schedule. Before you arrive, you will directed to dowload the U of U mobile app on a tablet or mobile device, which our office uses to share schedules for New Student Orientation, Parent & Family Orientation, and Welcome Week.

U of U App

After the Welcome Session on Day 1, students and families will begin following different schedules for the majority of the program. Parents and guests should plan to be on campus until 3:00pm on Day 2, and out-of-state families should not book flights before 4:00pm on Day 2. 

DAY 1 Overview                                                            DAY 2 Overview

Check-In (7:45am, Union Lobby)                                               Breakfast

Welcome Session (9:00am, Union Ballroom)                          First Year Experience  

                                                                                                        Academic Open House

Introduction to Parent & Family Programs                             Housing Sessions

Supporting Your Student                                                           Breakout Sessions

Planning a Degree                                                                       Campus and Housing Tours

                                                                                                        Optional Personalized Time

Lunch with Parent Association

Student Conduct & Safety

Parent & Family Programs

Student Health & Mental Wellness

Involvement & Information Fair

Last Updated: 5/31/18