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Welcome, Parents & Families

Parents, guardians and family want the best for their student, and they often have questions and concerns. TU staff is here to ease the transition to college, encourage family engagement and support the extended Golden Hurricane community.

100% First-year students receiving financial assistance

54% First-year students in Top 10% of their high school class

82% First-year student retention rate

97% Job placement rate for 2022 graduates

Parent and family orientation

Starting college isn’t a new challenge just for students; it is also a time of new experiences and questions for parents and families. In conjunction with StartTU (New Student Orientation), the Office of New Student Programs and Services offers an afternoon of orientation and programs for parents and families of new TU students.

Please reach out to the Office of New Student Programs and Services at with any questions.