The Parent Perspective

A Message from Career and Professional Development

  Dear Parent, Learning from those who are established and experienced in a career field is an important opportunity for your student. We call it “Informational Interviewing” – an investigative conversation with a person who is doing what you aspire to do. We believe it is a critical part of a student’s personal and career […]

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A MESSAGE HPU PRESIDENT NIDO R. QUBEIN

Dear Parent, This weekend, we will welcome thousands of families to campus for Winter Family weekend. We are very blessed and thankful. This month’s Parent Perspective highlights examples of HPU’s commitment to instilling Life Skills in students. Our students are well-prepared. That is reflected in data collected by HPU in accordance with the National Association of Colleges […]

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Love Thy Neighbor: How HPU Teaches Community Transformation

By the Rev. Dr. Joe Blosser, R.G. Culp Director of Service Learning How do you show love to your neighbor? The question is harder to answer than it first appears. There is a time for immediate charity and giving things away, but when we treat every instance of need as a crisis, we create dependence, […]

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A Message from Gail Tuttle, Senior Vice President for Student Life

Dear HPU Parents, Knowledge gained in the classroom at High Point University is complemented with meaningful experiences that take place beyond the classroom walls and enrich the souls of our students. Our campus provides daily experiences for students traveling their lifelong journey of education and embracing what is possible. The values of civility, inclusion, resilience […]

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A Message From Dr. Bill Gentry, Director of Career and Professional Development

Dear Parents, You are our partners and play a vital role in your student’s college journey. You know their strengths and characteristics better than anyone. Encourage your student to take full advantage of the Office of Career and Professional Development throughout their entire time at HPU in order to help convey their strengths to employers […]

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A Message from Alex Bush, SGA President

Dear Parents, We students don’t thank you enough for providing us with the opportunity to grow and learn on High Point University’s campus. On behalf of us all, I want to say that you have made a profound difference in our lives, and by supporting all of us through our college journey, you are giving […]

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A Message from HPU Provost Dennis Carroll

Dear Parents, Summer 2019 may be winding down, but HPU students have been incredibly productive and active in pursuing their dreams and bettering themselves for the future. Meanwhile, we have been busy on campus preparing for the 2019-2020 academic year. More than 40 new faculty members will be joining our family in the coming weeks. […]

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