All new Longhorns are invited and encouraged to attend a New Student Orientation. Family members are invited to attend "Family Orientation" which is held the first day of each New Student Orientation session. More information and registration can be found through the Office of the Dean of Students Web site.
There are also several opportunities to tour the beautiful campus of The University of Texas at Austin.
Your Longhorns are expected to assume their responsibilities as a college student beginning with Orientation. To that end, we ask for your support in encouraging your Longhorns to do the following independently:
Parents' League Blog:
The College of Liberal Arts Parents' League publishes a monthly blog with advice and information for parents on their Web site.
I'll Miss You Too: What Will Change, What Will Not and How We'll Stay Connected. By Margo E. Bane Woodacre and Steffany Bane
How to Survive Freshman Year: Tips for Parents.