Families and Parents
Texas A&M University-San Antonio is excited to collaborate with and welcome the parents and families of A&M-San Antonio students to our community. Together, we will navigate the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As we welcome your student(s) on Aug. 20 for the first day of classes, we are committed to the health and safety of every member of our community, and to remaining open and flexible to best serve our students and their families. As a family member, you are an integral part of the campus community, and there are resources available to you and your student(s) for the maintenance of safety within our community.
We have spent hundreds of hours, and gathered input and data from our faculty, staff, students and families, to create the safest possible learning environment. We mean it when we say that your safety is our highest priority. For more details on the safety and public health planning we have done, we encourage you to go to view the Community. Safety. TOGETHER. plan to see the details.
Family First Seminar
As Family Orientation has moved online, many family members and parents may still have questions regarding A&M-San Antonio. The parents and family members of incoming first-year students can sign up for a Virtual Family First Seminar. Family First Seminar is a free eight-week course aimed at providing parents and family members with insight into University life, resources to help your student succeed personally and academically, building community amongst family members and meeting professional staff and faculty. Sign up through our Family Connect portal.
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Family Connect Portal
The Family Connect portal is an online community where parents and family members can receive regular University communications and join different communities.
Family Connect Portal
Family Newsletter: The Jag Family Connection/La Conexión
The Jag Family Connection/La Conexión is a monthly publication through the Office of Family Engagement. It includes Family Association spotlights, student highlights, current events and updates at the University and other information that parents and family members want/need to know regarding life at A&M-San Antonio during the pandemic.
Family Resources Webpage
The Office of Family Engagement has a webpage dedicated to assisting parents and families during COVID-19. The page includes activities to do with children, free virtual field trips, xguanjia.cncational opportunities, COVID-19 information, the family newsletter and its archives and ways to stay connected with the University.
Key Contacts and Resources
Student Transition and Family Engagement
Virtual Front Desk
U.S. toll-free: +1 (855) 797-9485