Parents and Families

Information for Parents and Families

The below list offers quick links to content that is frequently sought by parents and families of UNE students. A more comprehensive listing of resources can be found on the Students resource page.

Parent Contact Information Form

To facilitate direct communication with the families of our undergraduate students, we’re collecting contact information. Please fill out this online form to receive important updates.

2024 University Commencement

Celebrate our graduates: Saturday, May 18, at 10 a.m. at the Cross Insurance Arena, Portland, Maine.

Get more Commencement information

Care Package Program

Share your love and support all year long with the University of New England care package program, available through the Office of Housing and Residential/Commuter Life. Each of our care packages is loaded with your student's favorite snacks, including freshly baked cakes or cookies, fresh fruit, candy bars, and more. You can also include your own personal note to your student in every package.

Here are some of the most popular care packages we can arrange for your student:

  • Welcome Care Package
  • Out-of-the-Blue Care Package
  • Midnight Oil Care Package
  • Birthday Surprise or Bash Package
  • Sweet Tooth Care Package
  • No Gluten Here Care Package
  • Kickoff Care Package
  • Miss You Care Package
  • Virtual Movie Night Care Package
  • Peanut-Free Care Package
  • Deliciously Healthy Care Package


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