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FIU Academic & Student Affairs Orientation and Family Programs Parent and Family Orientation is a Course

Parent and Family Orientation

Ended Mar 11, 2022

Full course description

The Parent and Family Orientation course is designed for new parents and family members of FIU students who are interested in learning important information about FIU policies, resources, and how to best support your student. While it is intended for new parents and family members, it is a great refresher course for current FIU parents and families as well!

If you are a NEW student attempting to register for Orientation, this is not the correct course. Please visit the Orientation website to learn how to register for a remote or on-campus Orientation.

Parents and/or family members will have access to pre-recorded videos, the Orientation Resource Guide, and other materials. Below is a snapshot of some participating departments.

  • Academic Advising
  • Financial Aid and Student Financials
  • ShopFIU
  • Housing & Residential Life
  • Dean of Students
  • FIU Police Department
  • Development Office for Student Success
  • and many more!


Once you register, you can request your complimentary electronic copy of the book,College Ready: Expert Advice for Parents to Simplify the College Transition.Written by experts, each chapter addresses top-of-mind concerns and includes conversation starters to empower you to feel fully prepared for anything. The text also includes a comprehensive checklist that helps families and students stay on top of summer to-dos.

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To ensure that you don't miss out on this opportunity to learn more about FIU, register today! 

If you have additional questions, please email us or for the fastest assistance, use Live Chat available here on our website from 8:00 am-5:00 pm Monday through Friday.


All registrations are FINAL. No refunds of the registration fee will be granted.