Parents & Family

Contact for Parents and Families of Current BW Students

Marc West, Director of Parent and Family Programs
families@bw.edu, (440) 826-2356

You are a valuable part of our college community. Together, we can help your student achieve the personal and professional growth that leads to success.

The Parent and Family Programs Office can help you CONNECT with university resources, answer any questions you may have, and be a pathway for you to ENGAGE in broader ways with the university, so you can GROW in your knowledge and more successfully navigate the academic journey with your student.

Important Dates

Sept. 23-24Parent & Family Weekend
Oct. 17-18 – Fall Break (most classes not held)
Oct. 22Bold & Gold Homecoming Festival
Nov. 23-25 – Thanksgiving break
Dec. 5-9 – Final exams
Dec. 9, 7 pm – Residence Halls close
Jan. 9  – Spring Semester Begins
Jan. 16 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
March 3, 7 pm – Residence Halls Close
March 6-10 – Spring Break
March 12 – Residence Halls Open

Resources