Parent & Family Programs


Hofstra Family Link E-Newsletter

The e-newsletter discusses current topics of interest to Hofstra parents and families and reminds them of deadlines and resources. If you are not receiving emails to your parent/family email address and would like to subscribe, please email Please enter ‘SUBSCRIBE’ in your subject line and include your Hofstra student’s full name and Hofstra ID number.

Hofstra Parent and Family Handbook

As a guide to Hofstra campus and offices, the handbook describes the transitions that students experience during their first academic year, provides an overview of advising and academic resources, and outlines important issues facing your first-year student. It also serves as your resource throughout the four years with phone numbers and addresses of campus offices. You or your student may pick up a hard copy in the Office of Parent and Family Programs, 200 Phillips.

Hofstra Family Connection Blog

The Family Connection Blog informs you about campus events, personalities and issues. Parents are invited to submit their "Parent Voice" blogs, describing their Hofstra experiences and advice. Just e-mail us.