Jay Chats are intended to help parents and students during this transition to Etown. We are here to help answer your questions.
Join us on the following dates at 8:00 pm for a conversation with our Lead Peer Mentors and Director of Leadership and New Student/Family Orientation (hosted via Zoom). Zoom links will be available on this website the week before each session.
May 5, 2021 - You've deposited, now what? - students & families
Learn about next steps, including forms to complete this summer and New Student Orientation.
July - Meet your peer mentor & peers in your FYS - students only
Get to know your peer mentor and peers in your First Year Seminar.
After you access your fall schedule (available July 1 in Jayweb), your peer mentor will email you to schedule a Jay Chat (via Zoom) with everyone in your First Year Seminar.
August 4, 2021 - What to expect on move-in day - students & families
Beginning with check-in, we're here to help. Learn about move-in day and important details.
Fall: Family Jay Chats
Families of new students, join us on the following dates at 8:00 pm for a conversation (hosted via Zoom) about important information, campus resources, and ways to support your student. You’ll be able to ask questions during this time. The sessions will be hosted by our director of leadership and new student/family orientation. Click on the Jay Chat's title for the Zoom link or the recording (the day after the Jay Chat).
August 30 - First week of classes is in the books
How we can both support & encourage your student to be their best.
September 13 - Academic success resources
Understand what is available to help your student succeed.
27 - Well-being matters
Resources and opportunities for students to get involved
October 11 - Celebrate the successes of the first seven weeks
Celebrate the transition while considering what is to come
November 8 - Supporting your student
In just a few weeks, your student's first semester at college will be over!
Take a look at the options listed on the side; you may find the answers you're looking for. You can also use the search box on our website; it is full of information. Feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you have.