About Our Office

The Office of Parent Outreach and Development/Penn Parents

Mission

The Office of Parent Outreach and Development/Penn Parents is the central resource for connecting undergraduate parents and families to the University. Through events, communications, volunteer opportunities and the Penn Fund, the Penn Parents team is continually building relationships and creating avenues for parents to feel informed, connected and be uniquely involved in the life of the University and its advancement.

Vision

The Office of Parent Outreach and Development/Penn Parents focuses on cultivating lasting relationships and partnerships with undergraduate parents and families that will support student success. We seek to:

  • ENGAGE parents in the life of the University
  • INCREASE participation and involvement
  • SECURE ongoing support

Strategic Priorities

  • Relationship Building
  • Communications
  • Events
  • Volunteer Support/Involvement Opportunities
  • The Parents Fund/Fundraising

Download our brochure to find out more about the Office of Parent Outreach and Development/Penn Parents.