Wildcat Family Welcome Events
Parent & Family programs recognizes the value of our parents & family members, and all our supporters. We also know that your students will continue to rely on your support throughout their academic journey. The Wildcat Family Welcome events are a great way to learn more about The University of Arizona, the campus community and the many resources available to both you and your student, and to meet your fellow Wildcat Community!Welcome events found here
Early Move in Mix and Mingle, Sunday August 15, 1pm - 4pm
Do you have a student who is moving on campus early? Escape the heat and join us at the Arizona BookStores in the Student Union Memorial Center to mix and mingle with other new Arizona parents and take advantage of special deals, free samples, and more. This is a great opportunity to meet staff, other family members, and have any of your last-minute questions answered
Wildcat Family Resource Fair, August 18th-20th, 9am - 1pm
Take a break from the heat and join us for one of the days at our Wildcat Resource Fair!
You have your choice from any of the three days offered to stop in and learn more about campus and community resources available to both you and your student.
This event will take place in the Student Union South Ballroom (3rd floor). The fair will be from 9 am- 11 am, and staff will be available from 9 am - 1pm to help answer questions or to meet in person! This three day event allows you the opportunity to build your schedule, and learn more about our campus.RSVP Here
Proud Parent Social, August 20th, 6pm-8pm
Parents, Family Members, and supporters this is your chance to mix and mingle with other parents, UA VIP’s, and Parents & Family Board Members. The event is generously hosted by the AZ Sands Club, Tucson’s premier private business and social club located on the North End Zone of our historic Wildcat Stadium.
We thank them for their support and look forward to the opportunity to mingle with our Wildcat Families featuring heavy appetizers, non-alcoholic drinks and a cash bar.
Please note casual business attire required.RSVP Here
Traveling and Moving from Out of State
April 1, 2021
Is it hard thinking about your student moving far from home? How do you plan the logistics of moving a student across the country? Hear first hand from a current east coast parent, Neil Clover on how his family planned to move their daughter from the east coast to Arizona, what items they packed for and the various ways she involved herself on campus.Watch Here Resource links