Freshman Parent Tips


Students that have made the journey from high school to college quickly learn academic achievement is not as easy as they have believed and requires major adjustment. Regardless of how successful your student was in high school, he or she will have to develop new academic strategies as well as become acclimated to the independence fostered in college life. The Office of Freshman Studies is available to assist your student, and we offer guidance and support through a number of structured activities throughout the year.


Recognizing that having a college student is a period of transition for parents, as well, we would like to offer you the following suggestions: