App State offers a variety of resources to support your student and help them be successful throughout their academic journey, including resources for financial aid, housing, and wellness.

Communication Tips & Recommendations

As your student transitions to college, your family will experience significant changes. To help you navigate this transition, we've compiled some tips that can assist you and your student through the ups and downs of the first year.

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Academic Success & Support Resources

Whether it be in or outside of the classroom, there are many resources in place to support the success and growth of your student -- whether it be to improve their study skills, explore career options, or have new experiences.

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Financial Aid, Housing and Dining Resources

Discover essential financial aid, scholarship and student life resources to support your student's educational journey and ensure they have the best possible experience, regardless of whether they live on or off campus.

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Health, Wellness & Emergency Resources

No matter how successful your student is, college life can be challenging and each Mountaineer will have different obstacles to conquer, which is why App State offers resources that can help provide a system of support and encouragement.

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FERPA and Parent Access to Student Records

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law governing the access to, and privacy of, educational records. Student consent must be provided to allow specified family members to have authorized access to academic, student accounts, financial aid and/or conduct records.

Learn more about FERPA and Parent Access at App State.