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Parents & Families

As parents you want the best undergraduate experience for your children. At Quinnipiac University, our faculty and staff work with you to put your sons and daughters — our students — above all else, bringing them the fulfilling and valuable college experience they deserve.

We're also here to help you stay connected while your student is at the university, from keeping you informed on upcoming parent and family events, to providing the resources you need to stay involved with the Quinnipiac community.

November Parents & Families Update Previous Issue (October 2021)

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Upcoming Events of Note

The Cannabis Industry: Overview and Opportunities Discussion

December 9, 2021
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (ET)
Online Virtual Event

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The Legends A Cappella Fall Concert

December 9, 2021
9:30 PM - 10:30 PM (ET)
Carl Hansen Student Center SC 133 Piazza

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Note-able Winter Concert

December 10, 2021
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
Carl Hansen Student Center SC 133 Piazza

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Men's Ice Hockey versus LIU

December 11, 2021
7:00 PM (ET)
Hamden, Conn.

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Student Managed Portfolio Outlook & Analysis

December 15, 2021
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (ET)
Center for Communications and Engineering CCE 101 Mt. Carmel Auditorium

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Latest News and Stories

Patient gets her skin checked

Learning to better care for minority and marginalized populations, skin-first

Looking skin deep can demonstrate the inequities minority and marginalized populations face in the fight for quality healthcare.

Photo of shoes from the PT shoe drive

Physical therapy department collects footwear for homeless shelters

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Nursing students participate in an immersive learning experience

Immersive Partnership between School of Nursing, Yale and Hartford Healthcare

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Quinnipiac partners with Achilles International’s Connecticut Chapter to test Google’s Project Guideline on the North Haven Campus.

New technology tested at Quinnipiac helps blind athletes run independently

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Get Involved

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Impact the life of your student and the rest of the Quinnipiac community by volunteering at campus events or by making a gift to the Quinnipiac Parents Fund and joining the Parents Council.

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Housing

Residential Experience

Our 3 campuses deliver the quintessential student experience with your living, learning and growth top of mind. With frequent renovations and upgrades, we ensure that our residence halls offer the essential amenities you’d want from college living, including free laundry. First-class facilities, dining options and experiences are only a short walk from your bedroom. You’ll experience the different seasons and all the comforts of home amidst a setting rich in natural beauty.

Residential Experience

One Stop Student Administrative Services

Student Resources

One Stop provides seamless and integrated student administrative services including records and enrollment services, managing student finances (formerly the Bursar), and parking and transportation services.

Student Resources

COVID-19 and Vaccine Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Find information about the COVID-19 vaccine, including safety and how to get one.

COVID-19 Resources

Safety and Security

Student Resources

As a school and a community that puts students first, we make your health and security a priority above anything else. Our helpful services and friendly staff will ensure your college experience is comfortable and safe.

Student Resources

Registrar

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The Office of the Registrar is dedicated to providing service of the highest caliber to all of our constituents — current and former students, faculty, federal and state agencies, administrative staff and the general public. . The Registrar’s Office provides essential enrollment, curricular and student record services to the entire campus and alumni community. Support and inquiries can extend to enrollment/registration, course information and scheduling, grading/transcript production, and ultimately degree clearance and certification.. The Registrar's Office is located in the Arnold Bernard Library, in N102.​ 

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Information Technology Services

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Quinnipiac encourages incoming students to purchase one of our recommended laptop models designed to meet the academic and lifestyle needs of our students.

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Welcome Receptions

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Every summer, Quinnipiac Parents Council members, in conjunction with the Parents and Family Development Team, host First-Year Welcome Receptions exclusively for incoming families. Parents get to hear from current parents as well as ask questions to gain further insight into the QU first-year experience prior to move-in.

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