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Family Orientation

Congratulations on your student’s admission to Bentley University! We are eager to welcome you into our community and help you become aware of all the resources available to you and your student for the next four years. Please join us for a recommended (but not required) Family Orientation program offered on the last day of the Student Orientation program.



June 17th or 24th (Tuesday of the Student Program)

Family Orientation runs on the last day of the Student Orientation program with registration starting at 7:30 am and ending at 3:45 pm.

During the Family Orientation program, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet with university administrators about Bentley services
  • Meet other families
  • Learn more about student resources
  • Speak with and have your questions answered by staff in the Dean of Students Office, the Residential Center, and other offices.

You also will have the opportunity to have individual conversations with our departments. Lunch will be served.

If you have any questions regarding the Family Orientation program, please email: or call 781-891-2271.


If you are coming to campus to drop off your student on Sunday, please feel free to stop by our Family Orientation table and say hello! There is no formal program on this day but we will have staff around to answer questions.

On Monday, there is an optional excurions for those interested in exploring the/surroung area. To register for the Boston Trolle Tour hosted by the Center for Alumni, Parents, & Friends please click the image of the trolley below!


The Family Orientation Program will take place on the Tuesday of the student program (June 17th or 24th). To register for this program, please click this link here.Family Orientation Registration