Max Henin moves into his residence hall room with help from his parents.

Parents and Families

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Welcome to Quinnipiac

As parents you want the best undergraduate experience for your daughters and sons. 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 navigate through your student's life 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.

Featured Event

Thanksgiving Break Bus Service

Friday, November 16 — Sunday, November 25

We offer bus service to and from the following locations throughout the Northeast during Thanksgiving break:

  • Framingham, Mass.: Shopper's World, 1 Worcester Road
  • Uniondale, N.Y.: Long Island Marriott, 101 James Doolittle Blvd., Lot 3
  • Paramus, N.J.: Garden State Plaza Mall, 1 Garden State Plaza Blvd.

Buses will depart from the Mount Carmel Campus on Friday, November 16 at 5 p.m. For the return trip, buses will depart from their respective locations on Sunday, November 25 at 2 p.m. Students are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

Cost: $50 per round trip. One way fares are not available.

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Want to send a care package, check up on the dean’s list or see when residence halls are closing for holiday breaks throughout the school year? Our collected Parent Resources will help you connect and grow comfortable with the Quinnipiac community during your student’s years here.



From New Student Orientation and Parents & Family Weekend all the way through to Commencement, find out about our family events held throughout the year, and access our university calendars so you can see what’s happening across our three campuses.

Get Involved

Get involved

You can choose to take an active role in student outcomes at Quinnipiac, from helping with career development to making leadership gifts to the Quinnipiac Parents Fund. Your philanthropic support helps to ensure that our students continue to reach their academic and professional dreams through the quality educational experience that Quinnipiac offers. No matter what you choose to give, your gift makes an immediate impact on your student’s education today — and the professionals they’ll become tomorrow.