Parent & Family Information

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McGill Welcome Week and Orientation is a big event — not just for students, but for parents and families of new students as well. We also recommend you visit our FAQ page for family-specific questions. 

Parent Summer Webinar: How to Support my New McGill Students

We invite you to join this webinar to learn how you can support your McGill student as they transition to McGill. Topics include: the role of parents/family, support resources at McGill, confidentiality, transition issues, health insurance, and the role of Campus Life & Engagement (CL&E) in supporting new students. 

Parents Coming to McGill for Move-In Weekend 

Be sure to visit Parents’ Tent! Interact with staff and current students and learn about the services available to support McGill students. You can also meet with other parents of new students and learn about the variety of sessions available just for parents and family members. More information will be available soon!

Connecting First-Time McGill Parents Online

As part of McGill Alumni's Send-Off program, kick-start your McGill parent experience by attending virtual panels consisting of parents and students. 

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