Welcome to the Family

As a parent, you are just as much a member of the Bobcat family as your student. Check out this Parent Orientation Information website to learn everything you need to know as your student becomes a Bobcat!


Welcome to Online Orientation!

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Start here to watch a video from our very own President Waded Cruzado and get acquainted with your online Orientation program.

Academics 101

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Academics 101 introduces you to some of the important academic resources at MSU.

Academics 102

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Academics 102 introduces you to even more academic resources at MSU.


Paying for School

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This section goes over the important information you need to know about paying for school.

Advising in Your Student's Academic College

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This section will introduce you to Academic Advising at MSU. The relationship between your student and their Academic Advisor is one of the most important on campus!

Next Steps & Becoming a Bobcat

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Next Steps & Becoming a Bobcat introduces you to all of the "extra" programs and resources that will make MSU feel like home.


"Adventure Starts Here" Webinar Series

Get pumped to join the Bobcat family! View recordings of our live and interactive webinars from Summer 2020. Topics include:

  • A program welcome and overview
  • Things students wish they had known
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Navigating the academic experience
  • Student success resouces
  • Financial aid and education opportunities


Questions? We're here to help.

If you have questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to us! You can email our staff at [email protected], or call us Monday - Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm MT at 1-888-MSU-CATS.