Parent Orientation 2013

Thursday, August 29

College hosted student and parent orientation brings over 300 new students and their parents to campus, helping families start their college experience together.

parent orientation

Parent Orientation is designed to help parents understand what is to come as their student spends the next four years at Harvey Mudd College. We hope your questions about student life and academics are answered while here. If not, please feel free to contact our office at anytime and we will be happy to assist you. We try our best to keep you informed of all the happenings on campus.

parent orientation

For more information regarding Parent Orientation, call the HMC Office of Alumni and Parent Relations at 909.621.8436 or e-mail us at

Tentative Schedule

Thursday, August 29, 2013

8 a.m. - noon
Registration/move into the residence halls & Information Center
Platt Living Room, Riggs Plaza

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Parent Lounge
Platt Living Room, Riggs Plaza

10 - 11 a.m.
"What if..." Panel

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Buffet lunch

1 - 2 p.m.
HMC Academics - Faculty discussion

2 - 3 p.m.
What to expect as a parent of an HMC student
Discussion led by DOS staff

3 - 5 p.m.
Roster Signing and Reception
Galileo Hall

5 - 6 p.m.
President's Reception with Families
Garrett House

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Closing Dinner


The Doubletree Hotel Claremont
555 West Foothill Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711
Room rate: $159.00/per night *Includes complimentary shuttle service to and from HMC
Reserve by 8/7/13
HMC reservations

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ontario Airport
2280 South Haven Ave.
Ontario, CA 91761
Room rate: $94.99/night (choice of Queen or King suite) *Includes complimentary breakfast
Reserve by: 7/28/13

Sheraton Fairplex Hotel
601 West McKinley Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
Room rate: $144/per night *Includes complimentary shuttle service to and from HMC
Reserve by 7/28/13
HMC reservations

Sheraton Ontario Airport Hotel
429 N Vineyard Avenue
Ontario, CA 91764
$84.00/per night *Includes complimentary shuttle service to and from HMC (on a scheduled run basis)
Reserve by 8/20/13
HMC reservations

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
9625 Milliken Ave.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Room Rate: $79.00/night (1 Queen) or $84.00/night (Double Queen)
Reserve by: 7/28/13
HMC reservations

Office of Alumni and Parent Relations

Ph: 909.621.8342
Fax: 909.621.8360