We realize that college life can present challenges and adjustments for parents, too.
Orientation for Parents
That's why the University of Iowa offers an Orientation program specifically for parents of incoming students. You can attend your orientation at the same time as (but separate from) your child.
This web page managed by the UI Office of the Registrar answers some of the most frequently asked parent questions about student privacy at Iowa.
- FERPA FAQ's (See "Parent FAQs")
Tips for "New" College Parents
Not sure you are ready for college, even though you're not the one who'll be taking the classes? UI admission counselors offer these suggestions for making the transition.