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Parents & Families

Summer 2017

Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, our Trinity family celebrates the campus and community. Mark your calendars for our annual events.


Aug 16

Move-In Day for International Students



Important Dates & Deadlines


May 15

New Student Information form due
This form should have been submitted when students submitted their deposits. If not, they should log into the Applicant Status Page and complete the form.

June 1

Housing and Academic Interest forms due
These forms must be filled out through the Applicant Status Page. Students will not receive their housing and roommate assignments without the completion of these forms.

July 1

Final high school transcript due
Students must submit an official final copy of their high school transcript to the Office of Admissions.

July 1

Health Record form due
Students must submit a Health Record to Health Services that includes a recent physical exam, immunization records, and tuberculosis screening. This form is available on the Applicant Status Page.

July 7

Student-Athlete Medical Packet due
All student-athletes must complete this packet, as well as the Health Record form. Talk to the coach of your sport for more information.

July 14

Fall semester statement and bill available online
Statements and bills will be posted to the Student Account Suite at payonline.trinity.edu. Student accounts are in the name of the student, and they can authorize users, like parents, to access their accounts.

July 15

Housing assignments distributed
Housing assignments will be emailed to each student.

Aug 1

Educational Loan paperwork due
If students or parents plan to use loan funds to address student account charges, all loan paperwork should be completed and loan funds secured for disbursement.

Aug 5

Fall semester tuition payment due
Semester E-Bill statements will be available in mid-July and include tuition and other semester charges. Payment can be made through the Student Account Suite at payonline.trinity.edu.

Aug 15-22

Placement exams and assessments due
Students will need to take some or all of the academic placement exams to ensure they are enrolled in the correct level of coursework. Most exams are available online and must be completed by mid-August; language placement exams will be taken during New Student Orientation. Deadlines differ for each exam.

Aug 18

“Campus Clarity: Think About It” online course due
During New Student Orientation, students will attend a session on sexual assault and bystander action. The sexual assault program is supplemented with an online course titled “Campus Clarity: Think About It” that students must complete before they move onto campus. This online course also provides links to Trinity’s sexual assault policy and web page.


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Fall 2017

Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, our Trinity family celebrates the campus and community. Mark your calendars for our annual events.




Important Dates & Deadlines


Aug 30

Last day to submit Student Health Insurance Plan waiver form
Students have the option of remaining on family health insurance or receiving coverage through Trinity. Students must submit this form to indicate whether they are waiving or enrolling in University health insurance. Find the form at trinity.myahpcare.com/waiver.

Aug 30

Last day to opt out Tuition Refund Plan
Semester charges will include an elective tuition reimbursement insurance. Students may decline the coverage by completing an online waiver at tuitionprotection.com/TU.

Dec 14

Spring semester statement and bill available online
Statements and bills will be posted to the Student Account Suite at payonline.trinity.edu. Student accounts are in the name of the student, and they can authorize users, like parents, to access their accounts.

Dec 16

Residence halls close at noon
Students must leave within 24 hours of their last final.

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Spring 2018

Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, our Trinity family celebrates the campus and community. Mark your calendars for our annual events.




Important Dates & Deadlines


Jan 5

Spring semester tuition payment due
Semester E-Bill statements will be available in mid-December and include tuition and other semester charges. Payment can be made through the Student Account Suite at payonline.trinity.edu.

Jan 7

Residence Halls open at noon

Feb 1

New Student Information Form & Deposit due
Early Decision I students must do both.

Feb 15

Financial aid applications due
In order to apply for additional financial assistance, families must submit the appropriate financial aid applications by our preferred deadline of Feb. 15, 2018.

Mar 1

New Student Information Form & Deposit due
Early Decision II students must do both.

May 1

New Student Information Form & Deposit due
Early Action and Regular Decision students must do both.

May 10

Residence halls close at noon
Students must leave within 24 hours of their last final.

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Our Commitment To You

Trinity University Parent and Family Programs partners with families to promote and cultivate student learning, development, and success.


Parent Engagement




Parent giving and engagement programs

Aliza Holzman-Cantu
Director of Parent Giving and Engagement
aholzman@trinity.edu
210-999-7410


Giving Programs

Parent ambassador and volunteer opportunities

Nicole Fratto-Oyler
Coordinator of Alumni & Parent Recruitment
nfrattoo@trinity.edu
210-999-7275

Volunteer Programs

Student life, academic, personal, social, emotional issues, and concerns

David Tuttle
Associate Vice President for Student Life & Dean of Students
dtuttle@trinity.edu
210-999-8843

Dean of Students



Supporting Student Success

A community in the best sense of the word, Trinity offers many services for supporting and enhancing life outside the classroom. Trinity staff members, working in several offices, look forward to making your student's Trinity experience a positive one.

Visit the Student Success Center

A Blog Written For Parents, By Parents

The Trinity Parent Perspective shares experiences and offers tips for parents of students searching for the right college or those who already have chosen Trinity. Visit the blog or if you would like to contribute an article, contact Susie Gonzalez, sgonzale@trinity.edu.



Can Trinity Make Our Son A Leader?

by Richard and Terri Reusch
The two most important days of your life are the day you were born, and the day you find out why.


Calling All Parents to Join Trinity's Parent Council

by Aliza Holzman-Cantu
Develop camaraderie among fellow parents while being ambassadors and investors in the University.


I Want A College That Will Help My Child Become A Global Citizen

by Leslie Wan
Trinity celebrates international students and international study, immersing students in cultures of the world.