Freshman Parent and Family Program
Parents and family members play an important role in student success at Cal Poly Pomona. The Parent/Family/Guest Orientation is an optional one-day program that provides the necessary tools and information needed to support student success. This program is separate from the student program and is designed specifically for parents and family members.
Students can register their guest when they register for Orientation on BroncoDirect. Then, at the start of Orientation, guests will check in with your student in front of Encinitas Lawn (Bldg. 20).
$50 per person above the age of 10 and you must register in advance.
What Will I Do?
At the Parent/Family Program you will receive presentations/workshops about:
Welcome from members and leaders of the campus community
Financial Aid and Money Matters
Student Health Services
Staying on Track to Graduation
Campus Services and Resources
What Will I Receive?
- Parent Resource Guide
Morning refreshments, lunch, and dinner
Visit to the Campus Bookstore
Freshmen Parents, Family and Guests will attend on Day One of your student’s Freshmen 3-day/2-night Orientation program. For the Weekend Freshmen Program (July 31st - August 2nd), guests will attend Day 3 of the students Orientation program.
Freshmen Parents Family and Guests will begin check-in at 10am on Mondays and the program will end by 6pm that same day. NOTE: If you are attending the Saturday program, your check-in will begin at 9am and the program will end by 5pm that day.