2021 Online Family Orientation

Please note: 

  • New Student Orientation and Online Family Orientation programming are structured differently. New Student Orientation is a specific three-day session with content at required times
  • Online Family Orientation is flexible and self-paced
    • Content is grouped in Modules released each Monday* over a four-week span of time
    • Modules are themed with pre-recorded videos and downloadable handouts
    • Registrants do not need to take time off of work to participate in Online Family Orientation
    • Registrants can identify their own pace to watch content at whatever time of the day or night that best fits their schedules
    • All content is accessible through Tuesday, August 24
  • The cost to register for Online Family Orientation is $15 per person, each registrant will have their own login access*
  • You will need your student’s UT EID and College/School to register
  • Do not register your student for Online Family Orientation. Your student will participate in a separate orientation program specifically for incoming students
  • Do not register student's siblings or hoping-to-be Longhorn siblings for Online Family Orientation, it is intended only for parents/guardians
  • Online Family Orientation registrations are non-refundable

*For International Registrants: If the billing address for your credit card is showing as "Invalid Billing Address" please email familyorientation@austin.utexas.edu.

Schedule-at-a-Glance

Module Release*

Content

Highlights

Pre-Orientation:
June 4

Preparation

An introduction to Online Family Orientation, understanding your student's college/school and academic advising explained

One:
June 7

Welcome

A welcome from university leadership and introductions to on-campus parent and family resources

Two:
June 14

Top 5

Historically the most attended sessions from non-academic campus departments and partners

Three:
June 21

Breakouts

Programming targeted to particular audience needs including panels addressing specific topics with students and parent volunteers

Four:
June 28

Wrap-Up

The Longhorn Neighborhood Resource Fair, Parent Volunteer send-off, UT Austin traditions and final to-do's

Questions? Email FamilyOrientation@austin.utexas.edu or call the Texas Parents office Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (CT) at 512-471-2353.

All registrations are non-refundable.

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Online Family Orientation Registrant

Number of parent/family members you are registering

$15.00
Total: $0.00

Parent/Family Registrant Information

United States

Student Information


Billing Information

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  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
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