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Webinars

The Parent & Family Programs Webinar Series is intended to be an interactive resource designed to help you connect with faculty, staff, and students, and to answer some of your questions about programs at William & Mary.

Visit the links below to review recordings of our sessions throughout the semester, or to join live at the time of the program.

 Summer 2020 Webinar Schedule
May
  • Tribe Transitions: Meet the Team
    • Welcome to the Tribe! During this time of transition there are key campus partners to help you along the way. Join Lauren Garrett, Director of First Year Experience, and Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs, as they discuss the Tribe Guide, summer next steps, and how both offices will support your transition moving forward. 
    • Watch the Recording
    • Download Presentation Slides (PDF)
  • Learn More: Pre-Orientation Programs
  • Learn More: Student Accessibility Services
June
  • Learn More: Meal Plans & Dining on Campus
    • Between dining on campus, purchasing textbooks, and getting your student's Tribe Card, Auxiliary Services offers essential student services .Join representatives from Auxiliary Services to learn more about meal plans, the W&M bookstore, and other critical services your student will use during their time at W&M. 
    • Watch the Recording
    • Download Presentation Slides (PDF)
  • Learn More: Academic Advising & Course Registration
    • Your student is about to embark on a liberal arts education. But what is a COLL curriculum and how does your student know what classes to sign up for? Join representatives from Academic Advising to learn about course registration and how advising works at W&M. 
    • Download Presentation Slides (PDF)
July
  • Learn More: Career Preparation at W&M
    • The Cohen Career Center offers career development programs, services, connections, and resources, empowering students to achieve their career goals. Join representatives from the Cohen Career Center as they discuss resources available to your student during the summer and their entire career at W&M.
    • Join us on July 14 at 12 PM ET
  • Learn More: Student Leadership & Development
    • At William & Mary, we believe that student leadership development is a cornerstone in supporting our students to become engaged citizens. Student leadership involves cultivating a frame of mind for exploring self, others and community.Join representatives from Student Leadership & Development to learn more about how your student can begin the process of getting involved at W&M. 
    • Join us on July 21 at 12 PM ET
August
  • Know Before You Go: Orientation!
    • The big day is just around the corner: move-in day that is. When should we get there? What happens after we say "see ya later"? Who will be helping my student learn about W&M? Join Lauren Garrett, Director of First Year Experience, Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs, and the Orientation Area Directors to get all of your last minute questions answered. 
    • Join us on August 11 at 7 PM ET
Webinar Recordings
Learn More: Student Leadership Development
Learn More: Student Leadership Development

At William & Mary, we believe that student leadership development is a cornerstone in supporting our students to become engaged citizens. Student leadership involves cultivating a frame of mind for exploring self, others and community. Join representatives from Student Leadership & Development to learn more about how your student can begin the process of getting involved at W&M.

Partners in Career Development: Strategies for Families
Partners in Career Development: Strategies for Families

The Cohen Career Center offers career development programs, services, connections, and resources, empowering students to achieve their career goals. Join representatives from the Cohen Career Center as they discuss resources available to your student's first year and beyond.

Academic Advising & Course Registration
Academic Advising & Course Registration

Your student is about to embark on a liberal arts education. But what is a COLL curriculum and how does your student know what classes to sign up for? Join representatives from Academic Advising to learn about course registration and how advising works at W&M.

Meal Plans & More!
Meal Plans & More!

Between dining on campus, purchasing textbooks, and getting your student's Tribe Card, Auxiliary Services offers essential student services .Join representatives from Auxiliary Services to learn more about meal plans, the W&M bookstore, and other critical services your student will use during their time at W&M.

Learn More: Student Accessibility Services
Learn More: Student Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services (SAS) offers a variety of services for William & Mary students. From the Watson Lab to special needs housing, they are here to help your student in any way they can. Join representatives from SAS to learn more about upcoming deadlines and how they can aid in your student's transition to W&M.

Learn More: Pre-Orientation Programs
Learn More: Pre-Orientation Programs

W&M's four (4) pre-Orientation programs are a great way for your student to learn more about themselves and their community the summer before they join the Tribe in August. Join representatives from each program to learn more about deadlines, cost, and experience.

Tribe Transitions: Meet the Team
Tribe Transitions: Meet the Team

Join Lauren Garrett, Director of First Year Experience, and Heather Deere, Assistant Director of Parent & Family Programs, as they discuss the Tribe Guide, summer next steps, and how both offices will support your transition moving forward.

Confidence and the Coronavirus
Confidence and the Coronavirus

Peter Atwater is a William & Mary alumni, parent and a pioneer in the developing field of confidence-driven decision-making. In addition to teaching a freshman COLL 150 class on the topic, he serves as a consultant to corporations and institutional investors, helping them to better understand the impact of changing confidence on consumer preferences, decisions and actions.

Academic Success Roundtable
Academic Success Roundtable

Join faculty and staff from across campus to discuss how to support your student through and after a busy exam period.

Room Selection 2020
Room Selection 2020

Join representatives from Residence Life to learn about the 2020 Room Selection process.

Global Education Webinar
Global Education Webinar

Learn about Study Abroad opportunities and deadlines from Director of Global Education, Sylvia Mitterndorfer.

W&M Counseling Center Webinar
W&M Counseling Center Webinar

Join the Director of the Counseling Center for an informative webinar about services offered to students.

Study in DC Webinar
Study in DC Webinar

Webinar begins at 2:30. For more information about Study in DC visit www.wm.ed/studyindc