The Parent Perspective

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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A Message from HPU President Dr. Nido Qubein

Dear Parents, Your student’s life is filled with change. They move to campus, enroll in courses for a few months and then travel home to visit before starting the process over again. Theirs is a journey of constant movement. And the ever-changing global economy is no different. The good thing is that young people are […]

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A Letter from Rev. Preston Davis

Dear families, We eagerly await the arrival of your sons and daughters. High Point University has a treasured history of educating the whole student—mind, body, and soul. This comes out of our spiritual legacy of being a school founded by Christians of sincere faith. Know the whole university, and particularly Hayworth Chapel and the Religious […]

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A message from HPU’s Dr. Stephanie Crofton, Vice President for Experiential Learning and Career Development

Dear Parents: Entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and solopreneurs – oh my! HPU is focused on preparing students, as President Qubein puts it, “to be job creators, not job takers.” Our passion to prepare students for the world as it is going to be includes a constant reminder to students that excellence is defined by relevance. And relevance only exists where value […]

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A Message From HPU President Nido R. Qubein

Dear Parents, Each month we bring you this Parent Perspective Newsletter for two simple reasons: to inform and inspire. Inform – There are hundreds of services, programs, and resources available to your student – all contributing to successful outcomes (click here to see the story from Career and Professional Development with the 5 Things to do […]

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A MESSAGE FROM HPU’S DR. DENNIS CARROLL, PROVOST

Dear Parents, President Qubein reminded HPU’s 2019 graduates this past weekend to become ‘actionist’ – not just an optimist – by putting their ideas into motion (see highlights from his senior send-off speech and the entire weekend here). Dr. Michio Kaku, theoretical physicist, co-founder of String Field Theory, bestselling author, renowned futurist and popularizer of […]

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