Information for Parents/Guardians of Admitted Students

Information for Parents/Guardians of Admitted Students

Hey parents of the Class of 2024! We know how important your role is in your student’s journey to find the right school, and we’re here to help as you narrow down your list of college choices. Below you will find useful information about upcoming events for accepted students, how to confirm enrollment and important dates for enrolled students.
  • Special Visit Day for Seniorsplus or minus

    Join us for a special day on campus designed for seniors who have not visited Scranton yet. Since hearing from our students is a great way to get to know Scranton's campus and community, we have planned a student panel in addition to a brief Admissions presentation. We will also be offering an extended tour of campus with your area of interest in mind. 

    You and your family are welcome to join us on Sunday, February 2, at 9:30 a.m. for a campus visit that will include:

    9:30 a.m. – Check-in and refreshments
    10:00 a.m. – Student Panel and Admissions presentation
    11:15 a.m. – Campus Tour, including residence halls, campus center, library, fitness center and academic buildings based on your area of interest

    After the tour, at about 12:30 p.m., you are welcome to be our guests for brunch in the dining hall.

    Register online to reserve your place for this visit day.

  • Royal Days for Accepted Studentsplus or minus

    As an accepted student, you are invited to spend a day on our campus during our Royal Days program on:

    Monday, February 10, 2020
    Monday, February 17, 2020
    Monday, February 24, 2020
    Monday, March 2, 2020

    You can experience our campus first-hand, attend a class, meet students, spend time in a residence hall and eat in our dining hall.

    Learn more here. Students can register via their status page.

  • Receptions for Accepted Studentsplus or minus

    Want to meet and mingle with current Scranton students, alumni and parents without making the trip to Scranton? Attend a Reception for Accepted Students in one of the following areas near you! 

    Boston: Sunday, March 15, 2020
    Connecticut: Sunday, March 15, 2020
    Lehigh Valley: Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Long Island: Sunday, March 8, 2020
    Central New Jersey: Monday, March 16, 2020
    Northern New Jersey: Sunday, March 15, 2020
    Southern New Jersey: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    Northeastern Pennsylvania: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
    Philadelphia: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    Westchester: Monday, March 16, 2020

    You and your family will have the opportunity to see an Admissions presentation and meet a senior member of the enrollment management team. A panel of current students, alumni and parents will also share their experiences. Light refreshments will be served. Click here to learn more or register.

  • Preview Day for Accepted Studentsplus or minus

    Join us at our Preview Day for Accepted Students on Saturday, March 28, 2020, and meet representatives from your major, student activities/services, athletics and more. You can also discuss financial aid questions one-on-one with financial aid staff, tour campus and hear from our keynote speakers.

    Click here to learn more or register.

  • Confirm Enrollment for the Class of 2024plus or minus

    Have your student submit their deposit to confirm their enrollment in Scranton’s freshman class for fall 2020 via your application status page. Final deadline is May 1 for all programs.

  • Summer Orientation 2020plus or minus

    There are four different sessions that students can choose for first-year orientation:

    Session 1: June 22-23, 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)

    Session 2: June 25-26, 2020 (Thursday-Friday)

    Session 3: June 29-30, 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)

    Session 4: July 1-2, 2020 (Wednesday-Thursday)

    For more information, please visit our Summer Orientation homepage and our New Student Orientation FAQs page. 

  • Fall Welcome for Enrolled Studentsplus or minus

    Fall Welcome is Saturday, August 29, 2020, with classes beginning on Monday, August 31, 2020.