Parents and Family

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Parents & Families are important partners in your student achieving success at Concordia University Texas.  Here we hope you'll find information that is useful, comforting, informative, and empowering as you support your loved one in their development as a Christian leader.  Come back often, and let us know if you'd like to see something added to this page.  We are here to partner with you!

 

 

 


 Come directly back to this page any time by visiting www.concordia.edu/parents - or just bookmark it now!

 


SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:

Concordia has partnered with RedShip to be our official partner for care packages during final exams.  Act now to order a care package for your student.  Not only will you get a special, discounted price, but a portion of proceeds go to help fund further student life programs at CTX.  Visit RedShip today!


 

Stay Informed

Here are some really easy ways for you to stay connected to all that is happening at CTX:

  • Social Media - check out our social media directory and follow all the latest news and information
  • Update Your Info - make sure we have updated contact information for you so we know how to reach you
  • News and Announcements - we are constantly updating the website with exciting news and announcements, so check back often
  • University Calendar - not sure when that concert is happening?  Need to check the location of that game?  Check out the University Calendar.  You can even set up an RSS feed or download the complete calendar directly to your device.
  • Talk to Your Student - believe it or not, they want you to be involved.  Ask good questions, and ask them often.

Parents Association

One of the best ways to partner with us in your loved one's education is to join the Concordia University Texas Parents Association.  For just $25 annually, benefits include:

  • 50% off parent apparel at the Bookstore
  • $5 anytime meals at the Dining Hall
  • Complimentary invitations to our "Conversations with...Speaker Series"
  • Complimentary invitations to our music events on campus
  • Woosh! Tornadoes Athletic Weekend and VIP Reception
  • Netwooshing! (networking) with other Tornado parents
  • Opportunities to support student activities and scholarships
  • Free tall cup of brewed coffee at our campus Starbucks

We'd love to have you as part of this group, sign up today!

Student Life

Something is always happening at CTX, and the dedicated Enrollment and Student Support Services Team is behind it all.

Athletics

Tornado athletes are known for setting records on and off the field.  With a proven track record of athletic success and academic excellence, CTX Tornadoes are a force to be reckoned with.

Campus Resources

Service is the name of the game!  Have a need regarding your student?  Let us help!

Financial Aid/Registrar

Have a question about your student's bill?  Need some assistance finding just the right scholarship?  Wondering if a class transfers?  Student Central is your one-stop-shop for all things financial aid, registration, etc.  The team in Student Central is highly trained and connected, and stands ready to assist you.

Safety & Security

The team in the University Police Department is here to protect and serve.  Visit their page for information on:
  • crime reports
  • safety tips
  • parking
  • citations
  • emergency alerts
  • crisis management
  • and more...

Health & Wellness

Let's face it, it's tough to be a college student these days - not to mention that it's tough to be the family member of one!  Here are some resources that should help both of you navigate the next few years in the healthiest manner possible:

Feedback

We want to hear from you!  How has your experience as a CTX parent/family member been?  Would you like to see a topic addressed on this page that you don't see now?  Let us know!  Email parents@concordia.edu.

Homecoming & Family Weekend

Each fall the Concordia University Texas family comes together for a weekend of fun, fellowship, and Tornado pride that you will never forget.  Don't miss out!  Sign up today: alumni.concordia.edu/ctxweekend.

Giving

The generous support of partners throughout the CTX community - including businesses, churches, philanthropists, and YOU - makes it possible for us to accomplish our mission of developing Christian leaders.  Consider investing in Christian higher education and pay it forward!   Donation today.

 

Still Need Assistance?
Email parents@concordia.edu and we will be happy to help!

 


FERPA Reminder: Please keep in mind that the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act is very specific about what information we can share with you as a parent or family member regarding your student.  For more information on how to navigate these federally mandated statutes, click here.


 

This page was last updated on Apr. 09, 2014.
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