Welcome Vanderbilt parents and families!
The Parents and Family Programs office provides a link for Vanderbilt parents to the University. As parents, you play an integral role in the Vanderbilt family, and we look forward to sharing in your student’s experience at Vanderbilt! We understand this is a unique time of growth and our primary goal is to serve and support you along the way.
Please explore our website to learn more about our programs, as well as discover opportunities you have to engage in your student’s life and lend support to and gain support from fellow parents. We hope that you will take full advantage of the services and resources we provide–we are here for you!
News and Announcements
July 14, 2014 — July 2014′s Hot Topic
July’s Hot Topic: How do I ship items to campus for the fall? Packages sent to campus for Move-in Weekend must be shipped via UPS Ground or FedEx Ground only. Please do not ship any packages—for Move-in Weekend or otherwise—before August 7. When shipping, pack all items securely and add extra protection for fragile items....
June 18, 2014 — Move In & Family Weekend 2014 Volunteer Sign Ups!
We are seeking the help of parents of Vanderbilt students to welcome families on Move-In Day, Saturday, August 16, 2014 and during Family Weekend, Friday-Saturday, September 12-14, 2014. Volunteer shifts are 2-3 hour blocks. If you are available on any of the dates listed above and are interested in participating, please complete the 2014 parent volunteer applications online by Friday,...
June 12, 2014 — Family Weekend Game Time Announced!
Kick-off for the Family Weekend football game against UMass will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 13th. Plan to come enjoy the brunch tailgate at 9 a.m. We can’t wait to see you!
May 20, 2014 — Family Weekend 2014 Schedule of Events Now Available!
The 2014 schedule of events for Family Weekend is now available for viewing. Registration for the weekend will be available beginning on July 28 at 10am CST.
September 30, 2013 — Save the Date for Family Weekend 2014!
Family Weekend 2014 has been scheduled for September 12-14, 2014. A tentative schedule will be posted in May 2014.
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