The Parent Perspective

Commencement Preparation Checklist

Dear Parent of an HPU Senior, There are only a few months left until your student will walk across the stage in front of Roberts Hall to receive their High Point University diploma. We want to keep you informed of what Commencement information is being provided to your student during this time. Commencement Preparation Checklist: […]

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Freshman Parents: February 2015

Dear Parents, Thank you for attending our Winter Family Weekend February 6-8th. For those of you who weren’t able to attend, we missed you. We’ve posted photos from the event here. The Freshman Success Team welcomes partnerships with parents and families in order to ensure High Point University freshmen transition smoothly into academics and campus life.  Freshman […]

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Upperclassman Parents: February 2015

February 2015: Holistic Education Dear Parents, Thank you for attending our Winter Family Weekend February 6-8th. For those of you who weren’t able to attend, we missed you. We’ve posted photos from the event here. At every Family Weekend, we are blessed to connect with so many wonderful HPU parents.  Frequently you share your appreciation for […]

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The Parent Perspective – Holiday Edition

Dear HPU, Dr. Qubein often reminds your student that HPU is a values-based institution – that we are an extension of your home. During the holidays, this includes decorating the campus to reflect the warmth and love that you create in your own home. Students appreciate the campus decorations, time-honored traditions, and simple forms of […]

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The Parent Perspective – Freshman Parents Nov 10

Dear Parents, Knowledge gained in the classroom at High Point University is complimented with meaningful experiences that take place beyond the classroom walls and enrich the souls of our students.  After returning from HPU’s Alternative Fall Break, a student shared this quote that sums up the purpose of our holistic learning environment: “I slept and I dreamed that […]

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The Parent Perspective – Upperclassman Parents Nov 10

Dear Parents, Knowledge gained in the classroom at High Point University is complimented with meaningful experiences that take place beyond the classroom walls and enrich the souls of our students.  From Alternative Fall Break trips to serve those in need, to hosting local elementary school students for Halloween, HPU students contribute measurably to their local and global communities. I […]

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The Parent Perspective – Upperclassman Parents October 13

Dear Parents, Narrowing the Chasm Between Youth and Experience HPU prepares students for lives of both success and significance. Beyond the valuable mentorship your student receives in the classroom, we understand that providing students with experiential learning opportunities narrows the distance on their personal journey from youth to accomplished adult. Instead of waiting for the […]

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