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Family Orientation

Welcome to the BSU family!

We understand the importance of providing a family orientation experience that offers parents and supporters the opportunity to learn more about the student experience. The family orientation experience will take place on a variety of virtual platforms.

This website will be updated with more information as new details are made available. Please keep checking back! Information will also be sent to the parent email address shared on the admission application. Students can update this information by contacting the Admission Office at

Immediate questions about orientation can be sent to

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BSU Family Hub


The BSU Family Hub provides a one stop for resources and information. This online platform will make it easier for families to stay informed and connect with other BSU family members. 

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Crimson Beginnings for Family

Crimson Beginnings for Family is a virtual online orientation experience for parents and supporters of new first year and transfer students. It is an opportunity for you to explore BSU and the wide array of resources available to support your student.

Available Soon.

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Family Corner

Orientation Leaders, for the Family Orientation program, Ben and Bailey, hosted a series of pre-recorded interviews with staff from key BSU service departments to inform you about important resources for your student.

This series is featured on the BSU Family Hub in both the First Year Families and Transfer Families communities.  

Campus Resources and Offices

BSU's comprehensive array of programs assists students in reaching their intellectual pursuits in a warm and friendly environment. Our campus provides a safe, supportive culture for all students and offers a wide range of services to help with housing, academic support, internships and career planning.