UIW Parent Advisory Board
Support students and their parents in understanding UIW and our community
Mission: The mission of the University of the Incarnate Word Parent Advisory Board is to support the University of the Incarnate Word in maintaining academic excellence by endeavoring: to assist students and their parents in understanding their environment at UIW, to communicate and problem solve with parents, students, and alumni relations; and to assist in the recruitment and promotion of UIW with prospective students, parents, schools and communities.
Purpose: The purpose of the Parent Advisory Board is to support UIW in maintaining its excellence through four main areas:
1. Communication - assist in information and problem solving among students, alumni, parents and UIW.
2. Recruitment - promote UIW in the community by contracting prospective students, parents and schools.
3. Development - assist UIW in fundraising efforts.
4. Special Projects - assist UIW in areas where we feel we can make a fulfilling, positive impact.
Expectations: Members of the Parent Advisory Board provide overall support to UIW in the following ways:
Attend scheduled meetings.
Participate in the UIW Annual Fund during the annual giving campaign.
Participate in the fall orientation for new parents & families.
Assist the Board in fulfilling its mission:
Aid in the identification of internships & career opportunities for students & recent graduates.
Help identify prospective students by attending or hosting events.
Make calls to parents of prospective students.
Distribute admissions materials to local high schools.
If you are interested in participating on the 2019 - 2020 Parent Advisory Board, please contact:
Associate Director of Alumni & Parent Relations
University of the Incarnate Word, 4301 Broadway, CPO # 298, San Antonio, TX 78209