We understand that as a parent or guardian, you want what is best for your son or daughter. You might have hundreds of questions, and concerns as your child embarks on their college journey. The transition process can be confusing and we want to be sure that you feel supported, and welcome here at UIW.
Visit our admissions page to learn about upcoming prospective parent events like Campus Visit Day and to schedule a campus tour with an admissions counselor or student ambassador.
Our financial aid advisers are here to answer any questions you may have about tuition fees, FASFA processes and more. Our financial aid team offers many workshops for parents as well as information sessions for students throughout the academic year. The university is also partnered with $alt a free student loan management tool offered to all UIW students & alumni to reduce student loan debt, improve student loan repayment outcomes and increase overall financial empowerment. To schedule an Affording UIW Consultation please contact the Office of Financial Assistance at (210) 829-6008.
UIW offers five resident halls on main campus as well as apartment options for upperclassmen. To inquire about on-campus living please contact Residence Life at (210) 829-6034.
New Student Orientation
The Office of Admissions and First Year Engagement host several New Student Orientations in the Summer. Student's are free to attend, but guests require a $10 fee. At orientation your student will have a chance to tour campus, meet our student ambassadors, chat with their advisers as well as the business office, financial aid and more! To RSVP for summer orientation please visit our UIW Orientation main page. Also, make sure your student reads through the New Student Checklist.