Parent & Family Programs is proud to present Cat Tracks, a new Handbook which provides parents and families members of UA students with a "one-stop shop" of descriptions, links, and contact information that will help you navigate any challenges you and your student will face during their time at Arizona. Click here to download the PDF to either save on your computer or print at home.
Welcome to the Wildcat family! Having a family member start college is an important transition for the entire family, so we've included some special parent and family events to Welcome you back to campus in August.
Early Move in Mix and Mingle: Sunday, August 12, 2018 3-5pm
Do you have a student who is moving on campus early? Escape the heat and join us at the UA BookStores in the Student Union Memorial Center to mix and mingle with other new UA parents and take advantage of special deals, free samples, and more. This is a great opportunity to meet staff, other family memebers, and have any of your last minute questions answered. Join us on Sunday, August 12, from 3pm to 5pm.
Wildcat Family Conference: Friday, August 17, 2018 9am-3pm
The University of Arizona Parents & Family Association is sponsoring a conference just for you! While your student is at UA Clicks on Friday, August 17th, stop by the Student Union Memorial Center from 9am -3pm to sit in on a variety of sessions designed to introduce you to campus resources and learn more about ways you can support your student during their transition to college. Conference participants include: a UA VIP panel, leadership and volunteer programs, academic advising, Campus Health, ThinkTank, cultural centers and many more. We also provide a relaxation room and lounge with snacks, computer terminals, and additional resources for parents. The Wildcat Family conference is a great opportunity to network with other parents who are proud to be a part of the Wildcat Family!
Proud Parent Social: Friday, August 17, 2018 7-9pm
Parents, Family Members, and supporters you are invited to this 21 & Older Only event hosted by the UA Parents & Family Association. This is your chance to mix and mingle with other parents along with Parents & Family Board Members and UA VIP’s. The event will be held on Friday, August 17 at 7:00pm in the Silver & Sage Room of Old Main. Tickets for the event are $10.00, $15.00 or $25.00 per person. $10.00 includes light appetizers, desserts, ice tea and lemonade, $15.00 includes light appetizers and 1 drink, $25.00 tickets also include two drink tickets and appetizers.
Bon Voyage Brunch: Saturday, August 18, 2018 10am-noon
Now that your student is getting settled, it's time to say goodbye. Join the Dean of Students office and the Parents & Family Association for a special brunch event on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. in the Student Union North Ballroom. All family members are welcome! Tickets are $20.00 per person, including students.