Parents often wonder how they can access their student's account and how they can pay bills. This video explains how your student can give you access to her or his account. It also outlines common payment options.
What should your student bring for the room? When should your student contact her or his roommate? What about doing laundry? This video will answer many of your questions about housing at Whitworth.
Life in a Residence Hall
Get an overview of the residence life staff who support students through the high points and low points of the year. Also hear about some common obstacles students encounter and how our team will work to create community within residence halls.
Roommates: The Benefits of Working Through Challenges
Hear a little about the challenges that can occur between roommates, how our residence life team helps your students navigate those challenges and the benefits that process can offer your student.
Dining on Campus
This video will give you some resources you can use to empower your student as they prepare for, and adjust to, life on campus this fall. Be sure to keep an eye out for messages in the coming year about "Recipes from Home." Our dining hall team asks students to submit their favorites, and then our chef and the kitchen team serve them up to the campus community.
Technology on Campus
This is a quick outline about computers, printing and internet on campus.
Academics at Whitworth
This preview of the academic experience will give you tips and insights you can share with your student to help her or him have a strong start in the classroom. This video also includes info about some of the resources and supports available for your student when they encounter academic challenges.
Campus Clubs and Student Activities
Connecting with other Pirates outside of the classroom is a great way for your student to make the most of her or his time at Whitworth. Clubs and other activities are a great way for them to start and grow those relationships.
Moving In and Orientation
Are you bringing your student to campus this fall? Are you wondering what check-in and orientation will be like for your student? If you answered yes, check out this video.
We know that leaving your student at college can sometimes cause worry and stress for parents. This video will help give you some peace of mind by explaining some of the safety features on campus, as well as other items like safety drills, registering student vehicles and how to have your student sign you up for campus alerts.
Many students encounter new and more intense challenges as they adjust to life at college. The professionals in our counseling center are here to help your students work through those issues. Find out more about the services available to your student and how your student can access this support.
We know it can be stressful for you when your student is away at college and feeling ill. This year, that stress is often magnified by the changes COVID-19 has brought with it. Watch this video for a brief overview of the services provided on campus, forms your student must complete before school starts, and recommendations on what items your student should bring with him or her this year.
Whether your student is seeking employment on or off campus, the career services team can help. This video will give you a preview of what students can do now to prepare for the application process.