UNL Parent Newsletter

Parking sign up for move-in opens today

Get the info to help your student relocate to their new home.All students moving into residence halls must sign up for an unloading/parking time slot beginning 8 a.m., August 1 (except at Husker and Love Memorial Halls). Get tips to avoid the rush, info on traffic patterns and helpful move-in reminders. Continue reading…

Software for students

See what technology is available to your student.Student technology fees and funding from specific departments makes it possible for students to access free or reduced cost software. This includes access to Office 365, the Adobe Creative Suite and Box, an online storage management platform.

More details at: http://itprocurement.unl.edu/students

You have more influence than you think

Help your student make good choices. Talk about alcohol use in college.When it comes to students' choices, research has shown that parents can have a powerful influence. All it takes is communication. Talk to your students before and during their college experience to help guide them toward less drinking or refraining from drinking. Unsure where to start? Click below.

More details at: http://powerofparenting.unl.edu/

New process to pay student bills

Bills for Fall 2017 will be available to view and print by August 25. Notifications will be sent by email to students when bills are ready to view. A new parent/guest login process will be effective for Fall 2017. Learn more at http://ferpa.unl.edu/guest-access. Continue reading…

Family Weekend: Sept. 29 - Oct. 1

Students and families enjoy Family Weekend activities.Registration is open for the 2017 Family Weekend. Plan to visit your student and attend the football watch party on the field in Memorial Stadium, reconnect with university resources, get a tour of the stadium, enjoy family games, entertaining performances and more. Deadline to register is Sept. 15.

More details at: http://parentsassoc.unl.edu/family-weekend

Big Red Ruckus

Is your son or daughter new to the University? The Big Red Ruckus is a great event to meet new friends and receive an introduction to the library and other critical services. The fun starts Sunday, August 27, from 5 – 7 pm in the Adele Hall Learning Commons! There are games, free pizza, giveaways a Continue reading…

More details at: http://libraries.unl.edu/big-red-ruckus
Originally published August 1, 2017 - Submit an Item