Parent & Family Orientation experiences will take place on Saturday, August 21st and Sunday, August 22ndPrograming will end no later than 3 p.m. CDT on Sunday, August 22nd.

To assist with our planning, we ask that your family RSVP by Monday, August 9th at noon CDT to the events you plan to attend. You should receive a confirmation email when you submit the form. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please try submitting again. If you are having trouble submitting the form, please try closing and reopening your browser or trying a different browser.

The safety of the WashU community and our guests remain our priority. Event offerings may be adjusted to support guidance related to public health and COVID-19. Guests may be asked to wear masks and complete a visitor self-screening.

Families will receive a “Convocation kit” in the mail so they can participate in our university tradition from home on Saturday, August 28.


Family Webinar Series

The Family Webinar Series is here to help families stay informed on all things WashU! We know you are integral to the success of your student, so we designed this webinar series around the questions we know you are, or will be, asking. Check out our previous webinars for helpful information about WashU!


Additional Online Resources for Parents and Family Members