The Parent Bearcats Bound Orientation is not mandatory. However, parents are encouraged to attend (particularly if this is your first child going to college). There will not be a separate siblings program. Siblings will accompany parents.
You will check in with your student at the Check-In Desk. Your nametag will be included with your student's.
College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), students and parents have a different schedule. Please see the CCM Schedule link for more information about the student and parent schedules for CCM orientation.
Overnight Accommodations Check-In
If you or your student are planning to stay overnight in Calhoun Residence Hall, the check-in desk is located in the lobby level of the hall (see Overnight Accommodations).
- If you are arriving on the day of your orientation your check-in time is from 4:00–8:30 p.m. Please leave your luggage in the trunk of your vehicle until the overnight stay check-in time
- If you are arriving the day before your orientation, your check-in time is between 7:00–11:00 p.m.
See Overnight Accommodations for additional information.