Parents and Families

Being a parent or family member of a new student in university comes with a lot of challenges and learning lessons. Here are some helpful resources that will guide you through this exciting transition.

Parent eNewsletter

The Parent eNews is a tri-annual newsletter written just for you, the parents and families of current University of Guelph-Humber students. Inside you will find tips on how to better support your student throughout their educational journey.


Parent Advice

Being a parent or family member of a student in university comes with a lot of challenges and learning lessons. To help new UofGH parents and families, we’re asking parents of current students to give some fresh perspective on supporting their student through one of the most significant journeys in their life.


Academic Advising

Our Academic Advisors help students plan their academic careers, find campus resources and stay on top of university policies.



Learn about our admission requirements, how to apply and admission-related events.


Student Financial Services

Know the costs, available resources and payment processes that come with a university education.


Campus tours

Take a campus tour with a current University of Guelph-Humber student. Tours are on weekdays.


Career & Placement Services

Career & Placement Services staff help current students and alumni prepare for interviews, network and find employment.


Families in action

Families like yours support University of Guelph-Humber students in many ways.


Important dates

Get to know important dates for your student to help them stay on track.



University of Guelph-Humber library staff support students, addressing every learning style and area of interest.


New Student Transition programs 

Our New Student Transition programs and events help students make a smooth transition to the University of Guelph-Humber.


Student Health 101 and The Parent Perspective

Student Health 101 is an interactive online magazine that engages your student in living healthfully and developing the skills needed for succeeding in school and beyond. 

The Parent Perspective provides a quick summary of articles featured in Student Health 101, with a focus on helping you support your student through their growth and challenges.


Student Life

University of Guelph-Humber students go beyond the classroom to participate in clubs and athletics. Support services across campus help our students lead full and happy lives on campus.