Parent Orientation is a free program designed for parents and guardians of newly admitted Oakland University students.

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First Year Advising Center

North Foundation Hall, Room 121
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3227
FYAC@oakland.edu

Orientation & New Student Programs

North Foundation Hall, Room 105
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-GOLD
gold@oakland.edu

First Year Advising Center

North Foundation Hall, Room 121
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-3227
FYAC@oakland.edu

Orientation & New Student Programs

North Foundation Hall, Room 105
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-GOLD
gold@oakland.edu

Parents of O U students seated at tables

Parent and Family Orientation

Oakland University understands the important role parents and family members play in their students' transition to college. Parent and Family Orientation is designed to acquaint you to campus resources and support services for newly admitted Oakland University students.
The Program

All formal programs for Fall 2018 have concluded. Reservations for Summer 2019 will be available on October 1st, 2018. Please check back for more information in the fall. 

Resources

As a parent with a new student at Oakland, you may have a few questions about how you can offer support. We're here to help by providing all the essential information you need with our online Golden Grizzly Guide.

The Golden Grizzly Guide serves as your main parent resource for all things OU. Here you will find information about important dates, financial aid, advising, and much more.

For a PDF copy of the 2018 Oakland Parent Newsletter or OU Parent Calendar, click here.