Parent/Family Orientation takes place concurrently with day one of New Student Orientation. Parents and family members will attend informational sessions in regards to campus life, both inside and outside the classroom, financial aid and campus safety. Parents and family members will also have the opportunity to ask current students questions about their experiences at the university. Parent/Family Orientation concludes with an informational session and tours of the residential side of campus presented by residence life, for those parents/family members who have students living on campus in the fall, and an informational session containing helpful suggestions and transitions for commuting students. Parent/Family Orientation begins at 9am and will conclude by 4pm on the dates below.
Parent/Family Orientation Dates
Session I, Tuesday, June 7th
Session II, Wednesday, June 15th
Session III, Monday, June 20th
Session IV, Thursday, June 23rd
Session V, Monday, June 27th
Session VI, Thursday, June 30th
Students make reservations for their parents/family members to attend Parent/Family Orientation through the New Student Orientation Survey located in Next Steps.
The Office of Residence Life is happy to provide overnight accommodations for parents or family members in one of their apartment style residence halls at a nominal fee. For more information and to request accommodations, students can log into MySCSU and access the Parent Room Reservation form. **Please note that we strongly recommend not using Google Chrome to fill out the form.