Parent & Family Members
Welcome to the Wildcat family!
We are excited to welcome you and your student to the University of Arizona. We have planned events just for you during Wildcat Welcome, so you can also learn about the UA and campus resources, all while connecting with other parents and family members. We hope that you enjoy your time on campus as your student begins their transition. We welcome you to become a member of the Parent & Family Association to receive regular information throughout the academic year. Please click here to sign up for our free membership.
Early Move in Mix and Mingle
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 members, and have any of your last minute questions answered. Join us on Sunday, August 18, 2019 from 1-4pm.
Wildcat Family Conference
The University of Arizona Parents & Family Association is sponsoring a conference just for you! While your student is at UA Clicks on Friday, August 23rd, 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
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 will be held on Friday, August 23rd at 6:00pm at Frog and Firkin located right outside the University Main Gate. Guests will have the opportunity to purchase from the vast menu at this no-host event, and enjoy local eats and drinks, at a popular local venue.
Bon Voyage Brunch
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 24th, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. in the Student Union North Ballroom. All family members are welcome! Tickets are $20.00 per guest.