For Parents

Family Resources

Recommended Reading

Almost Grown: Launching Your Child from High School to College. By Patricia Pasick
 
College Parents of Americawww.collegeparent.org
 
The Debt Free Graduate: How to Survive College or University Without Going Broke. By Murray Baker
 
Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years. By Helen Johnson and Christine Schelhas-Miller
 
Empty Nest…Full Heart: The Journey From Home to College. By Andrea Van Steenhouse
 
A Family Guide to Academic Advising. By Donald C. Smith & Virginia N. Gordon
 
Helping Your First-Year College Student Succeed: A Guide for Parents. By Richard H. Mullendore and Cathie Hatch
 
Hey Kid: Letter from a Dad. By Alan Packer
 
In Addition to Tuition: The Parent’s Survival Guide to the Freshman Year of College. By Marian Edelman Borden, Mary Anne Burlinson and Elise R. Kearns
 
Let the Journey Begin: A Parent’s Monthly Guide to the College Experience. By Jaqueline Kiernan MacKay and Wanda Johnson Ingram
 
Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years. By Karen Levin Coburn
 
A New Beginning: A Survival Guide for Parents of College Freshmen. By Kay Bernard McGarry
 
The Parent’s Crash Course in Career Planning: Helping Your College Student Succeed. By Marcia B. Harris and Sharon L. Jones
 
A Parent’s Guide To: Sex, Drugs, and Flunking Out: Answers to the Questions Your College Student Doesn’t Want You to Ask. By Joel Epstein
 
The Truth About College: 50 Lessons for Parents Before They Start Writing Checks. By Will S. Keim
 
When Kids Go to College: A Parents Guide to Changing Relationships. By Barbara Newman and Philip Newman
 
When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent’s Survival Guide. By Carol Barkin