Welcome to the Torero Family!
We are so excited to have you join our community! Parent and Family Orientation is designed to teach you more about different resources available to your student, as well as to provide advice and insight on your new role as a collegiate parent! Videos will be posted throughout August so make sure to refer back to this page for the latest information.
If you have any questions, we encourage you to reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org or to call (619) 260 4808.
Parent and Family Orientation Defined
Menu of Presentations
Please find information on each topic below. As new videos are released, they will be posted here. We have included links for each topic where you may go now to learn more.
Learn about the academic support services available to students (tutoring centers, support from professors, library resources, etc.)
Learn about meal plans, the mail center, campus card, bookstore, and more.
Learn about our career development support and our career readiness programs.
Dining and Hospitality
Learn more about USD Dining’s multi-pronged approach to meeting the health and safety challenges posed by COVID-19.
Parent and Family Relations
Learn more about our parent and family support and our involvement programs for parents and families.
Health and Wellness
Learn about the various health and wellness services available to your student.
From Caretaker to Coach
Learn advice and insight as you redefine your role as a parent of a collegiate student.
Learn about the study abroad opportunities for students.
Transitioning to Campus Life
Hear from the deans about remote learning.
Learn more about Academic Excellence at USD, Residential Life, and Health and Wellness.
Learn more about Financial Aid, Safety on Campus, and Auxiliary Services.
Learn more about the history of USD, University Ministry and spiritual development, and Student Activities and Athletics