The Parent Perspective

Upperclassman Parents: July 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University The Office of Career and Professional Development is available year round to assist your student with internship opportunities and career preparation. The HPU campus is your student’s home away from home, and their safety is always our priority. Save the Date for the Annual Fall Family Weekend! The […]

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Freshman Parents: July 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University   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 […]

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HPU Parent Perspective: June 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University HPU is focused on preparing students for the world as it is going to be and reminds students that excellence is defined by relevance. HPU rising senior Mollie McKinley is one of four national winners of a summer internship stipend. HPU students explore new cultures during their visits to […]

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A Message from Roger Clodfelter, Senior Vice President for Communications

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 healthy obsession with preparing students for the world as it is going to be includes a constant reminder to students that excellence is defined by relevance. And relevance […]

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Student Health Services

Student Health Services is available to all full-time High Point University students for: medical examinations and treatment of acute illness and injuries treatment and management of chronic conditions, such as diabetes and asthma 24 hour nurse phone triage service minor medical procedures, such as suturing, incision and drainages of abscesses and skin lesion removal routine […]

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HPU Parent Perspective: May 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University May is a month of great change, and three distinct groups of the HPU family are embarking on extraordinary new opportunities. Richard Byrd will attend dental school at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, which is ranked one of the top dental schools in the world. Sara […]

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HPU Parent Perspective: April 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University Transitioning from high school to college is one of the biggest transitions your student will complete. Congratulations to you and your student for a successful first year! North Carolina public television recently aired a story about the device HPU students created for NASA astronauts to chip off […]

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August Early Arrival

Dear Parents, Below you will find information pertaining to Early Arrival we wanted you to be aware of that was recently shared with your student. Returning students are scheduled to move-in on Sunday, August 21.  If your student desires to return to their assigned residential community earlier than the scheduled move in date (but are […]

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HPU Parent Perspective: March 2016

  Your monthly connection to High Point University The HPU focus on a holistic, values-based education results in successful outcomes for HPU graduates. 172,000 bottles of water were donated to St. Stephen AME Zion Church’s Operation Fresh Water campaign to aid in the Flint, Michigan water crisis. Innovation is in High Point University’s DNA, in part because […]

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