Register for Online Family Orientation

Click HERE to register

Registration Need-to-Knows

  • There is no cost to register for Online Family Orientation 2020, but registration is required
  • You will need your student’s UT EID to register
  • Registration to Online Family Orientation will give you access to a password-protected webpage
  • After you register, you will not receive immediate access to Online Family Orientation content. Access information will be included in your Registration Confirmation email sent the following business day
  • Your incoming freshman or transfer student should not register for or attend Online Family Orientation as he or she will be attending a separate Online Student Orientation programming
  • Online Family Orientation content is designed and intended only for parents/guardians; it is not intended for your Longhorn or hoping-to-be Longhorn siblings 


Phase Content Highlights
May 25-31
Welcome An introduction of university leadership and on-campus parent and family resources
June 1-7
Top 5 Breakouts Historically the most attended breakouts from non-academic campus departments and partners
June 8-14
Longhorn Neighborhood Virtual resource fair introducing multiple campus units
June 15-21
Academics Meet your student’s academic college/school for an overview of expectations and resources for your student
June 22-28
Boutique Breakouts Programming targeted to specific audience needs along with student and parent panels addressing specific topics
June 29-July 3
Wrap-Up Parent panel send-off, UT Austin traditions and fall plans