Resources for Parents and Families

Welcome Penn Class 2023 Parents and Families! This page highlights resources that are helpful for parents and families such as the biling schedule and the different services offered by the Division of Public Safety. You can also view the schedule for New Parent and Family Orientation (NPFO) 2019 events occuring August 20-21!

Below is a brief overview of the resources available and for a glimpse of NSO 2019, click here! Please note that none of the parent and family events are mandatory.

Vice Provost for University Life
Vice Provost for University Life
The Division of the Vice Provost for University Life (VPUL) is Penn's foremost provider of student services and educational access. To learn more about VPUL click here ! VPUL also has a list of essential resources for parents including academic and career support, campus and community life, health and wellness, Student Intervention Services, Public Safety and Penn Parents Program. You can also visit the website for Counseling and Psychological Services here .
Campus Express for Parents
Campus Express for Parents
Campus Express for Parents provides parents with more information on their services and allows parents to sign up for an email list to receive periodic updates. Click here for more information regarding housing, dining, property protection, University Square, Hilton Inn at Penn and Sheraton University City Hotel.