Spring Orientation for Parents and Families

Spring Orientation for Parents and Families will be Thursday, January 23, 2020.

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Each Spring, our office hosts a Spring Parent and Family Orientation for parents, families, and supporters of students entering USD in the Spring semester. Below please find a tentative schedule of this year's orientation: 

9:00 a.m. Check in Opens
Mission and Ministry Center
9:30-10:15 a.m. New Student Convocation and Welcome
Mission and Ministry Center
10:15-10:30 a.m., Welcome and Introductions
Mother Rosalie Hill Hall (SOLES), Executive Classroom 132
Renda Quinn ‘86, Director of Parent and Family Relations will welcome parents and supporters of new USD students and and moderate the session. This is a great way to gather information and meet other parents and families of new first-year and transfer students.
10:30-10:45 a.m., Office of Parent and Family Relations: An Overview of our Services
The Office of Parent and Family Relations serves as a resource to families of USD students. This presentation will focus on how we serve as a liaison between you and USD.
10:45-11:45 a.m., Panel of USD Administrators with Q&A
Hear from a panel of administrators who will share information to support various aspects of your student’s journey at USD. Get your questions answered and learn about the exciting programs available to your student. Hear from Career Services, USD Academics, Health and Wellness, Housing and Residential Life, Financial Aid, and more!
11:45 a.m. -12:30 p.m., Reception
Do you have more questions?  Enjoy a relaxing reception with light refreshments and mingle with representatives from Parent and Family Relations, Arts and Sciences, School of Business and School of Engineering.