The Parent Perspective

A Message From Britt Carl, Director of Student Success

Dear First-Year Families, It is hard to believe your student is finishing their first year at High Point University! The transition from high school to college is one of the most important life events your student will complete. This journey has included increased independence, understanding what it means to be a self-advocate, managing challenges without […]

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Virtual Informational Interview: A Message from Career and Professional Development

  Dear HPU Family Member, The world may seem like it’s on pause due to COVID-19, but the truth is that the professional development journey of our students never stops. HPU is here, continuing to support the growth, development and opportunities for our entire study body. Today, let’s talk about how virtual informational interviewing is […]

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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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