Parents and Families

Dates to Remember - November 2017

Thanksgiving is nearly here and the holidays are in full swing. Keep your calendars up-to-date with this list of upcoming dates and deadlines. 

November 2017

The Housing Search

Students are already thinking about next year’s housing decisions, and you can help your student navigate those decisions. 

off campus housing website banner

A Checklist for Your Student Prior to Studying Abroad

Is your student planning to study, do research, or do an internship abroad during the winter semester?  Consider talking with them before departure to make sure that they have completed important health and safety steps.

Checklist


Talking 'Career Planning' with Your Student

Fall semester has begun and students are thinking about new classes, the football season, and hopefully, about ways to translate their academic pursuits into meaningful career choices.

Students talking with UCC staff member at career expo

The Benefits of a Campus Job

Some students (and families) worry that part-time work will detract from time needed for academics and co-curricular activities.  Student employees often note, however, that having a part-time job hones their time-management skills and helps them better allocate time appropriately for study and relaxation. 

student worker guiding a tour



Your Ann Arbor "Bucket List"

You've got lots of great options when you visit Ann Arbor, and here are a few opportunities you'll want to take advantage of.

the cube sculpture

Move-Out Information

If your student lives in University Housing, you can remind them of steps that need to be completed before they leave campus.

Rag doll on a bunk bed

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