The USU Student Orientation & Transition Services office will be working remotely Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For assistance, please call (435)-797-7557 or email For up-to-date information about the university's response to COVID-19, please visit

Aggie Parents and Family

The USU Parent & Family Programs Mission is to serve families through programming designed to equip parents with resources they need to help their student succeed at Utah State University. We do this by providing Parent Orientation, Parent Publications & Podcasts, and Deferment & Leave of Absence Outreach. We provide parents and families with these resources to promote student success and independence at any stage in their student’s academic career at Utah State University.

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We'd Love To Talk

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at (435)-797-7557 or email

Schedule Phone Appointment

Parent & Family Weekend

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Parent & Family Podcast

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Parent Orientation

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Parent Tips

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Spanish Orientation

The Student Orientation and Transition Services office holds a Spanish Speaking Parent Orientation to help accommodate our parents and incoming students who are more comfortable asking questions in Spanish. This year our Spanish Speaking Parent orientation will be held on August 22, 2020 from 5-8pm in the TSC Ballroom and consist of a dinner, a few presentations, and an information fair, where parents and students can ask questions and get information that they would like.

Parent Network

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Use the Parent Network to find helpful information about your student's University experience.

Leave of Absence & Deferment

The Leave of Absence Office assists undergraduate students who wish to take a break from their studies for one or more semesters (other than summer semester), for a variety of reasons.