Parent and Family Engagement
Parents and Families of DePaul University:Welcome!
At DePaul we recognize that you are an integral partner to your student’s success. We are here to support you and create opportunities where you can become educated and engaged as a member of the DePaul family. Through our programs and resources our goal is to help you stay connected with the university, while supporting you as you take an active role in your student’s experience. Additionally, we strive to contribute to goodwill for the University and promote appropriate roles for parents and family members within the campus community. Thank you for visiting our site!
We look forward to supporting you during your student’s journey at DePaul University, Alex Miller & Ziena Miller.
Please feel free to contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parent & Family Orientation
If you would like to join your student as a guest at orientation, please have your student add you as a guest when they register. Remember that orientation is mandatory for your student, but not for parents or families of DePaul students. If you would like more information and accommodation information, please visit the orientation page.
For recommended hotels close to Premiere DePaul on the Lincoln Park Campus, visit www.depaul.edu/about/campuses/Pages/lincoln-park.aspx and click on "Places to Stay" in the center for the page.
Family Weekend 2013
Save the Date for Family Weekend 2013 October 18-20.
- Event Schedule
Click here to see a tentative schedule of events. Upon your check-in for Family Weekend, we will provide you with an up-to-date schedule.
Family Weekend 2013 has ended. Please check back in the fall for next year's event.
For hotels near the Lincoln Park campus, click here.
Click here to access directions to campus.
- Contact Us!
For any questions, please contact our office at (773) 325-7360. We look forward to seeing you in October!
We encourage students to stay connected after graduation, and provide an opportunity for students to learn more about the DePaul Alumni Association.
DePaul graduates are automatically members of the DePaul Alumni Association – which includes access to scores of alumni-only benefits and services. Listed below are just a handful of the privileges available:
- Discounts on medical insurance, electronics, travel, restaurants and more
- Nationwide alumni chapters and groups
- Alumni social activities, professional development events and volunteer opportunities
- Desktop computers and free wireless access in the Alumni Center on the Lincoln Park Campus
Want to learn more? Stop by the Alumni Center Open House (date and time TBA). All graduating students and their families are invited to learn about alumni benefits and ways to get involved with the DePaul alumni community. Refreshments will be provided.
For alumni news, event announcements, volunteer information, details about alumni career services and more, visit the Alumni & Friends website at alumni.depaul.edu.
For more information regarding commencement activities, click here.
The DePaul Quad is an online network for parents of DePaul students to connect with each other and resources at DePaul. Features on DePaul Quad include live sessions in which staff members talk about important things happening on campus or resources available to your students, discussion boards posted and replied to by current DePaul parents, and other news about DePaul University.
When a resource becomes available to your students, we want to you to also have access to the information so you may encourage your student to utilize these service and be a partner with us. Check out & sign up for the DePaul Quad by clicking here.