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Parent Communication

At the University of Memphis, we strive to provide information to our students’ parents and families to ensure that all are informed.  To stay up to date, please sign up for our Parent E-Newsletter and participate in our Parent Chats.  We hope that the information provided here will help parents help their student during their time at the University of Memphis.

Parent E-Newsletter:

The Parent E-newsletter is a monthly digest of important dates, spotlighting important University events and activities, and providing timely messages from departments across campus.

We always love new readers!  To sign up to receive the Parent E-Newsletter, click here.

To read previous editions, please click here.

Prospective Parent E-Newsletter:

For our parents of prospective students we have an e-news just for you! This e-news is sent out 4-5 times a year. It includes specialized information, including getting your student ready to go to college and how to help them along the way.  

Click here to sign up.  

Parent Chats:

Please join us for our next Parent Chat!  We hope to "see" you there! Click here to join. If you are unable to join, please check back and we will link to a transcript for each of the chats. 

Please click here to view the transcripts of previous chats.

University Communication:

Inclement Weather  and Critical Campus Messages

(901) 678-0888

Please call for recorded messages concerning weather, safety and health emergencies on campus.There will also be an announcement on the University's web page,, and via TigerText if the University is closed. Your student may register your cell phone number at the Tiger Text website.

Important Links:

Parent E-news Signup

Parent Chat Transcripts

Tiger Text

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Last Updated: 9/4/14