Message from Students to Families

Dear Parents and Families, Thank you for all that you’ve done to get me to this point in my life. When I was younger, we read Dr. Suess books, watched Nickelodeon, played school, and went to the park. As I got older, you taught me how to play Uno (and you let me win sometimes), …

‘Twas the Night before College

‘Twas the night before College and all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The boxes were lined up by the door with care; In hopes that they’d have enough warm weather clothes to wear. My student was nestled, all snug in their bed; But not me – I sat …

College Move-in Day

5 Tips for Families to Support a Successful College Move-in Day Student staff assisting new families at Dayton Hall This will be a hectic, but exciting day of transition for your student. As parents & family, it’s challenging to adjust your frame of mind to allow your student to take the lead. Here are 5 …

Welcome to the UNLV Family Network

This blog is focused on parents and family members of college students! Parents and Family are an important factor in supporting students’ academic success. Why? Your students turn to you to share their success and challenges; They look to you for advice and direction; They count on you for support! Encourage them with messages like: …