The Parent Perspective

A Message From Dr. Bill Gentry, Assistant Vice President 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 Samuel Carr, 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 President Dr. Nido Qubein

Dear Parents, Your student’s life is filled with change. Their senior year in high school did not go as planned. Yet, they graduated and made it to HPU to embark on a transformational journey. Theirs is a journey of constant movement. And the ever-changing global economy is no different. The good thing is that young […]

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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 people of sincere faith. Know the whole university, and particularly Hayworth Chapel and the Religious Life […]

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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.” This mission has never been more timely than today as our world is in a constant state of fluctuation. Our passion to prepare students for the world as it is going to […]

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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 – We have launched the new HPU Health Hub as you and your student prepare for the start of the fall semester. Please know we are committed to safety and can’t wait to welcome our […]

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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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