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Parent & Family Information

We know the transition to college is an exciting and challenging time for the entire family. That’s why we have put together a special program for parents and guardians. 

Even though Orientation looks a little bit different this year, we are just as excited to meet you virtually and tell you all about UHart.

  • Learn about your student's first year 
  • Meet members of our Center for Student Success, who will be guiding your student 
  • Hear about residential life and ways that your student can get involved
  • Get all the information about billing, financial aid, parking, and more

Summer Series

As a parent or guardian, we invite you to a series of webinars and interactive sessions over the summer. We are still confirming exact dates, but here are some of the topics we will cover. More information to come. 

  • June 16: Meet your student's Dean (just parents)
  • July 14: Billing and Financial Aid (parents and students)
  • June 18: Student Support Services (parents and students)
  • July 14: Learn about your account (students)
  • June 23: Getting Involved in the Campus Community (parents and students)
  • June 24: Faith on Campus (parents and students)
  • June 25: Hartford Scholars (parents and students in the Hartford Scholars program)
  • July 9: STRIDE (parents and students in the Stride program)
  • July 16: Families of Commuters (parents and students)
  • July 20: Residential Life and Dining (parents and students)
  • July 28: Honors (parents and students)
  • TBD: Health and Safety (parents and students)
  • TBD: Financial Aid (parents and students)
  • TBD: Getting ready for move in (parents and students)
  • TBD: Accessibility (parents and students)