Parents and Guests

The support of family and friends plays an important role in student success, and it is our privilege to invite Parents and Guests to Mane Event New Student Orientation.  While your student participates in the activities on our NSO Student Agenda, parents and guests have the opportunity to engage with Deans, Faculty, Current Students, and other Campus Representatives dedicated to student success.  There are many opportunities to have all your questions answered throughout the day!

8:00 am-8:30 am

Check in

First Floor of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center


8:30 am-8:45 am

Welcome from a UAFS Administrator and Student Government Representative


8:45 am – 9:30 am

Meet the Deans


9:30 am – 10:00 am



10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Choose from a variety of sessions that include a student panel, University Police Department, Career Services, FERPA, Housing, Academic Success Center/Academic Coaching, #15tofinishuafs.  


12:00 pm – 1:30 pm




1:30 pm- 2:15 pm

Advising and Financial Aid Session



2:15 pm – 2:25 pm

Business Office



2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

What is NEXT for your student



3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Involvement Fair



4:30 pm- 5:00 pm

Send Off