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Resources for DU Parents and Families

 

2013-2014 Parent & Family Calendar

2013-2014 Parent & Family Handbook

2013-2014 Important Academic Dates

FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act)

Parent Resource Guide: You, Your College Student, and Alcohol

Health & Counseling presentation from Parent & Family Orientation 2013

Frequently Asked Questions

University Parent Guide

Second Year Survival Guide for Parents and Families

Study Abroad Courses - Helpful Hints

Study Abroad Orientation for Families

Student Videos - The Study Abroad Experience

Financial Aid Information for Parents 

DU Magazine

Denver RTD

 

 

Resources for DU Grandparents

 

Email Sharon to sign up for Parents@DU - the Parent Program e-newsletter

Involving Grandparents in the College Experience

Tips for Grandparents on Helping Grandchildren Pay for College

Students Rely More on Grandparents to Help Pay for College

3 Tax Smart Ways to Pay Grandkid's Tuition

www.grandparents.com

 

 

Parent-to-Parent
Articles by Jo Calhoun
Associate Provost for Academic Resources
University of Denver, 2000-2011

 

Milestones

The Summer Before College

Learning the Campus Landscape

What Parents Discover at Orientation

 

 

Past Issues of Parents@DU e-newsletters

 

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

May 2013

April 2013

March 2013

 

 

Websites Frequently Visited by Parents and Families 

 

Housing and Residential Education

Student Health 101

Campus Safety

Bursar's Office

ecoBill

Office of Internationalization and Study Abroad

Office of the Registrar

Office of the Registrar Academic Calendars

Tuition and Financial Aid

Commencement

The Official Online Store for The Denver Pioneers

 

 

Book Reviews about Parenting College Students

 

Don't Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money - by Jo Calhoun

Emerging Adulthood – The Winding Road from the Late Teens through the Twenties - by Judy Maillis

The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander - by Cynthia Ellis

The iConnected Parent - by Carolyn Bolden

The iConnected Parent - by John Kloeckner

You're On Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me) - by Carolyn Bolden

 

 

Informational Articles for Parents and Families

 

Parents Can Influence Kids' Drinking in College, Research Finds

Saying Goodbye to my Child, the Youngster

Home for the Holidays

How to Get Your College Graduate Hired

Health Care Power of Attorney (article from www.Boston.com)

Academics and Your Student

Major and Career Decision Making

Parent to Parent, Planning For Your College Student's First Visit Home

Home for the Holidays - Thanksgiving Marks Turning Point

What a Student Should Know about Faculty

Chasing Real Rabbits with your Student

Psychology Today: A Nation of Wimps

3 Steps to Take if Your College Student Fails a Class 

 

 

Traveling to DU

 

Hotels in the area

Denver Public Transportation

Colorado Tourism website

Denver's Tourism website

Ski Resort Guide