Articles and Insights
Welcome to a hub of articles and resources for parents and guardians. In addition to the Parent Academy, here you'll find articles written by Westmont faculty and staff to support you as you parent a college-age student.
Insights to Help Your Student Thrive
Frequently Asked Questions
View the academic calendar and make note of cautions against travel that will cut into the teaching or testing schedule.
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) is a federal law enacted to establish procedures for disclosing information contained in student records and to protect the privacy of these records. It applies to currently enrolled students and former students...
Your student must list you as having permission. To do this, when logged into their student account, they will look for a "Manage Access" tab near the top of the page. Or print the form linked above.
View and print this card for a list of readily available department phone numbers.
A sample of local resources.
Check instructions on addressing mail and special instructions for packages.