StThomasPARENT Newsletter

Tommies Give Day Returns

Tommie Give Day 2015 was a call to action for the entire St. Thomas community – alumni, parents, students, faculty and staff members, and friends. With no expectations of how the day would evolve, Tommie Give Day raised more than $400,000 from over 1,300 donors.

Application deadline approaching for Rome CORE and London Business Semester programs

 The Office of Study Abroad reminds students to apply by the December 2, 2016, deadline for priority application to both the Rome CORE Semester and London Business Semester programs for Fall 2017.

Health Services

Flu shots are still available! Travel Clinic appointments available for students traveling abroad.

Learn to Live

Life as a college student can sometimes cause feelings of stress, worry, sadness or anxiousness that can interfere in a student’s academic success and overall well-being. On December 5th, the University of St. Thomas will launch an online program that will be available to students free of charge.

The View

Did you know there are more than eight food stations in The View?

Career Corner

Registration for the Minnesota Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair opens in November! Plus, time to register for J-Term and Spring classes & choose majors!

Is your student thinking about living off campus next year? Mark your calendar!

Off-Campus Student Services offers Renter 101 and Student Tenant Education Programs.

Tommie Give Day

 It is our 2nd annual Tommie Give Day today – it is a campus-wide and total St. Thomas community event with parents, students, alumni and friends joining in. Join us! We are striving to exceed last year’s event which raised more than $400,000 from over 1,300 donors.

November is National Scholarship Month

Most college scholarships have deadlines that fall between December and May. To help you prepare, the Financial Aid Office has put together some tips that may help your student with the scholarship search and application process.

Thanksgiving Program and Error Correction

The Thanksgiving program through OISS still needs volunteers. If you have signed up and did not receive a confirmation please sign up again, there was a small error in the survey.

Tommies + SALT=Finanacially Educated

At the University of St. Thomas, we believe in giving your child a well-rounded education in and out of the classroom—and your help is critical to achieving this.   We’ve teamed up with American Student Assistance® (ASA) to offer Salt®, a comprehensive financial education program that helps students build financial skills for life.

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

Join Student Diversity & Inclusion Services and the Diversity Activities Board in celebrating Native American Heritage Month.

2016 Wellness Center Sleep Challenge

The Wellness Center Sleep Health Promotion Team Members put on a 20-day sleep challenge during October 2016. Through surveys distributed before and after the challenge, a great deal of data regarding sleep habits on-campus was collected. The results of the data and additional information about the challenge are included in this article.

Student Affairs Events

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