Parent & Family Events
Parent & Family Services works to engage and connect parents and family members in the University of Memphis community throughout the year. Join us for our next event or take advantage of one of our services to support your student!
Fall Events and Programs
Parent & Family Weekend
(2024 Date TBD)
Whether you are a local or from outside the Mid-South, Parent and Family Weekend is a wonderful time to see your student, visit campus and get to experience life as a Tiger! You will have the opportunity to meet other Tiger families, faculty and University administrators. You won't want to miss this fun-filled weekend!
Tiger Talks is an interactive resource designed to help you connect with faculty, staff, and students and answer some of your questions about the University of Memphis. To participate in Tiger Talk, you can join on Zoom or go to our YouTube channel to watch the live premiere later the same day.
Spring Events & Programs
Parent & Family Spring Day
(February 3, 2024)
Join fellow UofM parents, families, and students for a spirited day as we cheer on the Tigers and enjoy downtown Memphis. The event is an opportunity to connect with the University of Memphis, support your student, get to know fellow parents and families, and show your Tiger pride.
First Generation Family Connection Group
Are You the Family Member of a First Generation College Student?
We can't wait to serve you as a FirstGen family member! Please take a moment to complete the INTEREST FORM>
Parent & Family Ambassadors
We are excited to expand our Parent & Family Ambassador program by adding student representatives.
Students - if you want to get involved, learn leadership skills, grow in communication, assist in event planning and development, and host our incredible Tiger families, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Families - check the newsletters for information on how to volunteer for our events and New Student Orientation. Please email email@example.com for more information on volunteering!
UofM Parent and Family Resource Guide
This interactive guide gives parents and family members around-the-clock access to resources and materials needed to help your student succeed at the University of Memphis.
2024 Update Coming Soon!
Send Some Love
Finals Care Packages
Finals can be a stressful time for students. Surprise and support your student during finals with a care package filled with yummy snacks and UofM goodies with proceeds supporting our Tiger Pantry.
Hug from Home
Surprise & support your student with a Hug from Home! These are a great way to send love to your student.