Parent and Family Fall Schedule

Parent and Family Orientation runs parallel to the student schedule during Passport Week: Fall New Student Orientation, and provides opportunities for the families of new students to learn about what students will be experiencing during their time at HPU. Below is a general schedule for Parent and Family Orientation. New students will have the option to register family members/guests upon submission of their New Student Orientaiton registration. 

WEDNEsday, August 19, 2020

8:00 A.m. Take Care of Univeristy Business

10:00 A.M. Move-In Day (For students living at Hawaii Loa or Waterfront Lofts) 

5:00 p.m. Transportation for students to Aloha Tower Marketplace from Hawaii Loa Campus

5:30 p.m. Passport Week Check-In and Registration

6:00 p.m. Passport Week Kick-Off Reception

8:00 p.m. Transportation for students to Hawaii Loa Campus from Aloha Tower Marketplace


THURSday, August 20, 2020

8:00 a.m. Transportation for students to Aloha Tower Marketplace from Hawaii Loa Campus

9:00 a.m. University Convocation

10:00 a.m. Parent and Family Morning Session

11:45 a.m. Parent and Family Lunch

1:00 p.m. Parent and Family Concurrent Sessions - Topics may include:

  • Residential Honors Family Session (for family of Residential Honors students only)
  • Accessibility Services
  • Veterans and Military Benefits
  • Counseling and Behavioral Health
  • Drop In Session with the Assistant Dean of Students
  • Insurance and Medical Options on Oahu
  • Transfer Students and Starting Out on the Right Foot
  • Supporting Your “First In the Family” Student from Home
  • Parents of Student Athletes
  • Sharks Bucks, Dining and Eating Local
  • Campus Safety
  • Supporting Student Academic Success

4:00 p.m. Parent and Family Reception

5:00 P.M. End of Parent and Family Orientation Schedule



Download the app "Guidebook" from the App Store or Google Play and access up to date orientation informaion including schedules, maps, and much more. The final schedule will be available through Guidebook on August 1st. 


Contact the Office of First Year Experience!

Phone: 808-544-0277


Address: 1 Aloha Tower Drive, Suite 1400, Honolulu, HI 96813