Make the Most of Your Parent & Family Orientation Experience

Parent & Family Orientation is an opportunity for you to learn more about the St. Edward's experience. It is the shared responsibility of students, faculty, staff, family and friends to make a student’s educational journey successful. We invite you to partner with us in supporting your student.

Click here to register for Parent & Family Orientation!

Fees

There is a fee for each guest, ages 15 and older, who attend Parent & Family Orientation. This fee covers all Orientation costs, including some meals and other services.

  • Parents/Guardians & Adult Guests: $40
  • Children & Siblings (15 years of age or older): $40
  • Children & Siblings (14 years of age or younger): Free

Accommodations

Students participating in Orientation during the summer will stay overnight in one of our on-campus residence halls.

If you plan to join your student at Orientation and require overnight accommodations, please make reservations at an Austin-area hotel.

View a list of local hotels and motels.

About Parent & Family Orientation 

Incoming families who join us during orientation will attend their own separate, but concurrent program tailored to the parent & family experience at St. Edward's.

Day 1 of Parent & Family Orientation begins with check-in at 9 a.m. and ends by 5 p.m. on the day of the session. Day 2 begins at 8 a.m. and ends by 12:30 p.m.