Parents and Families

New Dining Options, Improvements Coming Next Fall


 Beginning next fall, three new meal plans will be available:

Commencement: Saturday, May 17


Nebraska Wesleyan University's 125th annual commencement will be held Saturday, May 17.

The commencement day schedule includes:

Tips For Your Student's Return Home for Semester Break


It’s hard to believe the fall semester is nearly done.  It seems like just yesterday when you moved your student to campus.  Now, the winds of winter are upon us and your child is returning home.

Encourage Your Students To Complete Medical History Forms


Parents of first year students will soon receive a letter from Student Health Services informing you if your student has an incomplete confidential medical history form.

Limited Number of Flu Shots Available

A limited amount of flu vaccine is available in Student Health Services for students who are without health insurance.  

Helping Your Student Transition to College Life


We hope your sons and daughters have already shared with you some of their favorite experiences from New Student Orientation and their first week of classes. The campus is indeed filled with a new level of energy and excitement.

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Stay Up-To-Date on NWU Issues With Parent Email


Nebraska Wesleyan University is collecting parent email addresses in an effort to keep you up-to-date on NWU issues and events.

After Tragedy, NWU Parents Commit to Spreading Kindness


After NWU parents Paul and Shelley Freeman lost their son, Cameron Freeman, to a drunk driver in November 2010, they felt all of the pain and emotions you’d expect.

Commencement 2013: Saturday, May 18


Saturday, May 18 will be the highlight of Nebraska Wesleyan University's academic year.