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Parent Information
Did you know that young adults seek career advice and approval most often from their parents?  Take a look at some of the information below to see  how you can best support your student.

EAP Parents:

Early Acceptance Program (EAP) Parent Information

Parent Orientation:

Parent PowerPoint Orientation (you do not need PowerPoint to view this)
Parent and Student Interviews Video

Understanding the Differences Between High School and College:

College Readiness Brochure
College Readiness Brochure - Spanish

Books for Parents of College Students

Letting Go:  A Parent's Guide to Understanding the College Years by Coburn and Treeger

You're on Your Own But I'm Here if You Need Me by Marjorie Savage

Don't Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money:  The Essential Parenting Guide to College Years by Johnson and Schelhas-Miller

Helping Your First-Year College Student Succeed: A Guide for Parents by Mullendore

Let the Journey Begin: A Parent's Monthly Guide to the College Experiences by MacKay and Ingram

Resources for Undocumented Students (AB 540)

Resource Guide for Undocumented Students
College and Financial Aid Guide

Palomar Community College District 1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069-1487 Telephone:  (760) 744-1150