Parent and Family Orientation

Welcome to Georgetown! We are so excited to connect with you during Parent and Family Orientation (PFO).

Fall 2020 Parent and Family Orientation will take place on Saturday, August 22, 2020. Due to health and safety guidelines related to COVID-19, Fall 2020 Parent and Family Orientation will take place virtually.

Parent and Family Orientation is designed to help give you knowledge, skills, connections, and resources to help coach and support your new Georgetown student. 

Virtual Parent and Family Orientation will include:

  • Webinar-style sessions with Q&A on topics including student life and academics
  • Interactive conversations in interest sessions with Georgetown staff
  • An online portfolio of additional information and resources for your reference

Links to the Welcome Session, Deans’ Events, and Convocation will be made available on this page in the days leading up to PFO.

Sign-up links, instructions, and descriptions for interest sessions can be found here.

Fall 2020 PFO Schedule


Saturday, August 22, 2020

3:00 P.M. – 3:50 P.M. (EDT) Welcome Session for Parents and Families

4:00 P.M. – 4:50 P.M. (EDT) Deans’ Events for Parents and Families

5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. (EDT) PFO Interest Sessions (3 blocks, 30-minutes each, 15-minute break in between)

Sunday August 23, 2020

12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M. (EDT) New Student Convocation Ceremony