Support Your Student

Parents play an important role in the Rollins community.

Keep in Touch

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

Plan to attend a Summer Welcome Reception

Summer Welcome Receptions

The Office of Parent Programs looks forward to summer Welcome Receptions for members of the Class of 2018 and their parents. It will be a pleasure to meet you and share opportunities for involvement at Rollins.

We hope you can attend, and take advantage of an opportunity to learn more about the College and life in the Central Florida Area. The receptions, hosted by Rollins parents, are designed to help you make a smooth transition to a successful and memorable first-year experience. Please join us for fun, friendship, and further information.

Sun, July 6
Chicago, IL
LeeAnn and Jack Ablin, parents of Elise '15
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Wed, July 9
Greenwich, CT
Jeanne and Biff O'Reilly, parents of Edward '15
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Sat, July 12
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Kathy Shea, parent of Chris '17
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Thur, July 24
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Deane '78 and Michael O'Donnell '78, parents of Jack '17
Parents Council Co-Chairs and Parent Trustee
6:00 -7:30 p.m.

Sun, August 3
Tampa, FL
Kathy and Ken Hoverman, parents of Matthew '17
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

For additional details and to RSVP, please contact Elise Schramm or Kerrie Humphreys in the Office of Parent Programs at kehumphreys@rollins.edu or by calling us at 407.646.2215.

We hope to see you this summer!

Elise Schramm
Director of Development,
Parents Office of Parent Programs

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
407.646.2414
eschramm@rollins.edu

Guiding Purpose of The Parents Council

  • 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.

Parents Council 2013-14 Executive Committee Members

Deane '78 and Michael O'Donnell '78 P'15
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
The Parents Council Co-Chairs

Tom Winters and Rebecca Moroose P'15
Winter Park, FL
Welcome Committee Chairs

Jeanne and Biff O’Reilly P’14
Greenwich, CT
2014 Parent Chairs

Karen and John Lockwood P'15
Key West, FL
2015 Parent Chairs

Kathy and Tom Hauske '84 P'16
Milwaukee, WI
2016 Parent Chairs

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.

CONTACT

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

For gift questions, contact:
The Office of Institutional Advancement
T. 407.646.2221
F. 407.691.1749
giving@rollins.edu