Parents and Families of Western Students
Supporting a student who is part of the Western community is a family endeavour! We know that it is a big step to join us, and we have collected some useful information and supports for you here.
If you are a parent or family member of an incoming student, you can also review all the digital supports and resources
we have collected to help your student navigate their first-year transition so that they can thrive whether you're on-campus, or at a distance.
Everything you ever wanted and needed to know about the Western community.
Find out how to stay informed and help your new student get all their questions answered.
Prepare yourself to support your students' academic success with these resources.
This team supports students as they navigate resources and making informed decisions during complicated times.
It’s never too early to think about the future. Here are some suggestions about how to help your student identify career goals.
Learn about Western's “Safe Campus Community” approach that protects the personal safety of your student.