Support Your Student

Parents play an important role in the Rollins community.

Family Weekend 2016

Spend time with your student, meet the faculty, and immerse yourself in the Rollins experience.

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Current parents: To receive e-mail communications from Rollins, send your address to Please include your child's name and class year.

The Parents Council

The Parents Council serves as a communication link between the College and the parents of undergraduate students. Membership on The Parents Council enables parents to more actively participate in the life of their student as well as interact with other parents. The talent and commitment of The Parents Council members continue to contribute to the success of each student's Rollins experience. Parents play an important role in the Rollins community. Contact us today for additional information or download a pledge card.

Elise Schramm
Director of Development, Parents

Family Weekend

November 4-6, 2016

Spending time relaxing with your student, meeting our distinguished faculty members, and becoming better acquainted with the Rollins community!

Schedule of Events

Parents Council Purpose

  • Serve as liaisons to keep other parents informed and updated on current campus events and issues, and to provide the College with important parent feedback.
  • Support the College with unrestricted leadership gifts to The Rollins Fund, the College's annual gift program, and encourage other parents to participate.
  • Act as an ambassador within one’s respective community, promoting Rollins to potential students.

2016 –2017 Executive Committee

Deane ’78 and Michael ’78 O’Donnell P’17
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
The Parents Council Co-Chairs

Kathy and Tom Hauske ’84  P’16
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Ann and Gary McManus  P’17
New Canaan, Connecticut

Barbara and Kevin McLaughlin  P’18
New York, New York

Susan and Grant Beard P’18
Bloomfield, Michigan

Lauren and Fred Powers P’18
Greenwich, CT

Join The Parents Council

Membership begins with a gift of $2,500 or more. To join, download a pledge card to be returned by mail or call Elise Schramm at  407.646.2414.

Mail Gifts:

Rollins College Donations
Post Office Box 864168
Orlando, FL 32886-4168

Gift Questions:

The Office of Institutional Advancement
T. 407.646.2221
F. 407.691.1749