June 2017
In This Issue...

Parent & Family Weekend 

Owl Parent Association

Hurricane Guide

Opportunities to Share with your Student


 

Did You Know?
iLead is a FREE student leadership conference for students at FAU. It includes a day of break out sessions, a keynote speaker, and opportunities for students to engage with their peers, faculty and staff. 
Owl Breaks is an opportunity for students to spend their Course/Semester Break, serving a community in need. They will travel with other students and staff members to a city within and outside of Florida where they will immerse themselves in service projects and learn about a particular social issue affecting that community.


Parent's Helpline

1-888-328-8411

 

Hours of Operation

M-F: 8 a.m. -5 p.m.


Please feel free to utilize our Parent's Helpline for any questions you may have regarding your student and FAU. 

Greetings from 
FAU Parent and Family Programs
Welcome to those new to our Parent and Family Programs updates and to those who are continuing to support students. The Office of Parent and Family Programs is here to answer questions, provide resources and support, and to assist through any challenges you may encounter while supporting your student at FAU. Throughout the year, these eNewsletters will contain important information, such as university deadlines, student opportunities, and ways you can get involved. You are able to unsubscribe at any time. We look forward to working with you as partners during your students' time here. 

The Office of Parent and Family Programs
Dean of Students
owlparents@fau.edu
Parent's Helpline: 1-888-328-8411
Parent & Family Weekend 2017



September 15-17, 2017

Parent and Family Weekend is a three-day exploration of the Florida Atlantic University experience for parents, families, and current students. This is wonderful chance for you to spend time with your student while getting engaged in FAU campus life and the surrounding community. This traditional fall program offers families and students the opportunity to participate in many events together while interacting with the organizations, people, and places that have become important to your student.
Join the Owl Parent Association


Do you want to be more involved with FAU? Do you feel you can contribute more toward the development of your son/daughter? Well, we have the answer for you! Become a member of Florida Atlantic University Owl Parent Association. 

Hurricane Preparation

As we enter into Hurricane Season, it is encouraged that you become familiar with the FAU Hurricane Guide. We encourage you to reach out to the Office of Parent and Family Programs if you have any questions. 1-888-328-8411
Important Upcoming Dates
Sunday, June 25: Summer Housing Move-In Date
Sunday, June 25: Summer Weeks of Welcome Begins
Monday, June 26: Last day of classes for Summer 2
Tuesday, J une 27: Summer Term 3 classes begin 


Opportunities to Share with Students 

Summer Weeks of Welcome
June 25-July 1
Ready to take flight? Weeks of Welcome at Florida Atlantic University will help you begin to paint your Owl story. You will connect with other students, become familiar with campus, and get acquainted with the many resources available to you.


Camp Owls
Whether you choose the Expedition or Experience, you are sure to have an unmatched excursion to discover more about yourself, your peers and FAU. Camp Owls is operated through Campus Recreation's Outdoor Adventure Program and is designed to help incoming freshmen make a smooth transition into college.