Parent and Family Program / Campus and Visitor Relations



608-262-3977 Parent Program
877-262-3977 Toll free

Phone Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m

Union South
1308 W. Dayton St, Suite 329
Madison, WI 53715

The Parent and Family Program, a service provided by Campus and Visitor Relations, helps parents stay connected to campus and serves as an ongoing resource throughout your students' college career. For the purposes of this program, the term "parent" includes, but is not limited to, biological parents, stepparents, extended family members, foster parents, and legal guardians.

The UW-Madison Parent and Family Program communicates with parents in a variety of ways including a website, phone, chat, email, and occasionally in-person.

Parent and Family Program website ( This dynamic resource connects parents to important and relevant information online. It serves as a reference for general campus information, important dates, timely reminders, news updates, frequently asked questions, and links to commonly requested offices and information. It features an online sign up for our newsletter and parent notices as well as an online form to ask a question.

Parent hotline and e-mail service, a personalized service provided by Parent Program professional staff. Parents may call toll free at 1-877-262-3977 or locally at 608-262-3977 to ask questions and receive accurate information and appropriate referrals. Chat is also available through

Parents may submit questions or concerns directly online or e-mail

Parent Newsletter: Provides important timely campus information, including tips for parents on supporting their college students, news, and upcoming events. (electronic only)

The Parent Program also facilitates Parents Weekend and Badger Family Spring Visit every year.

Keywords:parent vip parenting pp pfp cavr   Doc ID:22080
Owner:Information Services Specialist .Group:Campus and Visitor Relations
Created:2012-01-05 15:44 CDTUpdated:2018-12-10 15:32 CDT
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