Parents Network

TIP Parents Network

TIP Parents have a community, too!

Now that your college student is part of the TIP Scholars program, gain some peace of mind. There is a network of caring faculty and staff dedicated to supporting TIP Scholars students and keeping their parents well-informed.

Read a letter from the TIP Director, Dr. Susan Harkins.

The TIP Parents Network

  • Informs parents about ways in which they can support their TIP Scholar
  • Provides an opportunity for parents to network
  • Enhances the communication between families and The University of Texas at Austin

Benefits of the TIP Parents Network

  • The quarterly TIP e-newsletter
  • Updates on the TIP program
  • Information to help your son/daughter as they begin their college career
  • Access to the TIP parent’s forum where you will be able to share ideas, comments and concerns with other TIP parents
  • Helpful new and information such as:
    • Tuition/FAFSA deadlines
    • Programs and opportunities for your student
    • Campus activities, and more

Important resources for TIP parents and their students: