The schedule for our Summer Orientation parents and guests runs concurrent to the student schedule. We hope that by attending Summer Orientation, parents and guests feel better acquainted with the University of Virginia Grounds and the resources available to both them and their students. Please click the button below for the session that pertains to you to view a detailed schedule.
What is Parent & Guest Orientation like?
Detailed orientation session schedules for parents and guests will be posted in May. In the meantime, the information below can give you an idea of the sessions you'll attend during Summer Orientation:
Hoos Movin' In
Representatives from Housing & Residence Life will answer questions and discuss what to expect on move-in days and during your student's first year living on Grounds.
Join us at Alumni Hall to mingle with other parents and families, chat with Student Affairs representatives, and enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres. This event gives parents and guests the opportunity to connect with families from around the country!
Academic Colleges Meetings
Each academic college hosts a meeting during Summer Orientation. While your student is busy registering for classes, stop in to these meetings to learn more about the curricula for each of these schools and learn about the multiple steps to success at the University.