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.
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 (8:00am, Union Lobby) Breakfast
Welcome Session (9:00am, Union Ballroom) Academic Open House
Introduction to Parent & Family Programs Housing Sessions
Supporting Your Student Breakout Sessions
Planning a Degree Campus and Housing Tours
First Year Experience Optional Personalized Time
Lunch with Parent Association
Student Conduct & Safety
Scholarships & Financial Aid
Student Health & Mental Wellness
Involvement & Information Fair