StThomasPARENT Newsletter

Become a Friendship Family for a Tommie International Student

OISS invites families and staff in the Twin Cities area to pair with St. Thomas international students through our Friendship Family program. Read more.

Student-Alumni Mentorship Program

Registration is now open for the Student-Alumni Mentorship Program! Read more.

Update for Families of First-Year Students

Description: Upcoming events for First-year students and their families. Read more.

Priority Deadline for First-Year Study Abroad Programs is September 9

First-year students interested in studying abroad during J-Term 2017 on either the Art History in London course or the Theology 101 in Rome course should be sure to apply by the priority deadline of Friday, September 9. Other opportunities are also available including our new Rome CORE Semester program. Learn more about how to fit study abroad into your student's four-year plan. Read more.

September Career Corner

News and Events from the Career Development Center. Read more.

Student eBills and Fall Loan Disbursements

All federal and private student loans for fall semester will not be disbursed until September 16. Read more to learn how to get access to the student eBill and estimate any balance due for the semester. Read more.

Health Services

As your student begins their journey this fall, remind them of how critical good health is to academic success. This includes practicing all the preventative measures to achieve good health such as getting good sleep (at least 8 hours per night), adequate nutrition, exercise, and stress reduction measures. Read more.

Parent Network Welcomes Tommie Parents

The Parent Network welcomes you to a parent gathering after move-in day at O'Gara's Bar and Grill from 4-6:30pm. Food and beverage is pay on your own. Read more.

Student Affairs to Launch New Welcome Days and Tommie Advantage Programs

Student Affairs has partnered with colleagues across the university to develop a more comprehensive and educational experience for first-year students during their first five days on campus (Welcome Days) and for the larger student body over the course of the first six weeks of the academic year (Tommie Advantage).  Read more.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Join Student Diversity and Inclusion Services (SDIS) as we welcome a new academic year!

Pizza is the Key to Healthy Relationships

Join nationally recognized educator Al Vernacchio for an enlightening, fun, and informative presentation on developing and maintaining healthy relationships. Read more.

Meal Plans

Meal plans include board meals and Flex dollars designed for students to eat during meal time hours or in our retail spaces on both campuses. Meal plans do not carry over to the next semester and we expect students to manage their board meals and Flex dollars.  Read more.

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