Blue Jay Families
Blue Jay Families
Welcome to Johns Hopkins University—your student’s home away from home.
As a Blue Jay Family, you play an essential role in your student’s success. The office of Parent and Family Relations is here to provide resources and support as you and your student navigate the university and the new and dynamic experiences that occur in the college environment. The office of Parents Programs and Giving engages families in ways to support and enhance the Homewood student experience.
It won’t be too long before your Blue Jay reaches out to you for help or advice, so we encourage you to learn as much as you can about JHU and become an informed partner in your student’s education.
To get started:
- Explore this website.
- Ensure you are signed up for email updates and newsletters.
- Follow us on Facebook.
- Contact us anytime.
For general inquiries and concerns, contact Parent and Family Relations at 410-516-7355 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For giving and leadership opportunities, contact Parents Programs and Giving at 410-516-3413 or email email@example.com.
News & Announcements
Fraternity and Sorority Life at JHU
The Johns Hopkins University Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) and the Office of the Dean of Student Life recognize and value the benefits of undergraduate Greek letter organizations. Close friendships, mentoring relationships, leadership opportunities, community service and philanthropy programs, alumni engagement, and an emphasis on campus involvement are
January Spotlight on JHU Campus Safety and Security
The safety of each member of the JHU community is our top priority. The Office of Campus Safety and Security operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Not only do we have a large force of campus police officers, Allied Universal Security Guards and off-duty Baltimore Police Officers
Parents and Family Hosts Needed for Spring Admitted Student Receptions
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is currently seeking hosts for spring Admitted Student Receptions (ASRs) in various locations around the country. ASRs are an opportunity for admitted students and their families to build a connection with our community and learn more about the Hopkins experience. These receptions are a casual
The Importance of Having the Conversation About Drinking
Your student is attending one of the nation’s leading universities, and that is a huge accomplishment. The college years, while wonderful, are also a period of heightened risk-taking—including excessive drinking. Despite the newfound independence and freedom of college, research shows that parent’s voices still matter to students. Learn how you can have healthy and impactful conversations with your student on how to make smart decisions.
Connecting Your Student with the Career Center
There are many additional ways your student can work with the Career Center. We invite families to learn more!