Welcome to the Puget Sound Family! 

New Families & Friends Orientation 2022
Saturday, August 20

Members of the Puget Sound Parents & Families Council invite the guests of new students to an Orientation Lunch and Info Sessions. Please register at the link below. The full day's schedule can be found here and a map of campus can be found here.

There will also be an info table to answer any questions you may have at Wheelock Student Center from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. that day. Stop by, pick up a nametag, enjoy complimentary coffee, and say hello!


  • Families & Friends Lunch
    Noon – 1 p.m. | Karlen Quadrangle (in front of Collins Library)
    Registration requested, as space is limited. $12 per person. Please note that your student is scheduled to eat lunch with their classmates in the Diner at this time and should not plan to attend this Lunch. 
  • Becoming a Logger with Sarah Comstock, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
    1 - 1:50 p.m. | Schneebeck Concert Hall 
  • Families & Friends Info Session 1
    2 - 2:50 p.m. | Various locations

    Attend one of three sessions listed below - these three sessions run concurrently.

    A.) Launch your Logger with Career and Employment Services—Resources, Tips, and Timelines to Support your Student’s Journey
    Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall

    B.) Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Billing
    Upper Marshall Hall, Wheelock Student Center

    C.) Technology Orientation for Family & Supporters
    Lib 053, Lower Level, Collins Library

  • Families & Friends Info Session 2 
    3 - 3:50 p.m. | Various locations

    Attend one of three sessions listed below - these three sessions run concurrently.

    A.) Counseling, Health, & Wellness Services (CHWS) and Student Mental Health
    Upper Marshall Hall, Wheelock Student Center

    B.) Research and Study Support from Collins Library
    Meet in the Lobby of Collins Library

    C.) Study Abroad through Puget Sound
    Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall