Parent Resources

These parent resources provide valuable information regarding Coe College policies and procedures. Here you will find information regarding Financial Aid, Residence Life, Health Services and more. You are encouraged to utilize the resources provided throughout your student's time here at Coe. If you have any additional questions, please contact the Office of Parent Programs at 319-399-8581.

Parent Orientation Resources

These three panels were showcased at Parent Orientation.

Help Your Kohawk Succeed (PDF)
The first term of college is exciting – and challenging! Learn how to support your child in the first important weeks and months at Coe during the transition from successful high school student to successful college student.
PANELISTS: Gina Hausknecht - Associate Dean for Student Academics; Meira Kensky – Joseph E. McCabe Associate Professor of Religion and Director of First-Year Experience; Barb Tupper – Center for Creativity and Careers

Bookstore, Business and Financial Aid
Coe staff members answer questions and give advice on various topics including dining services, billing, payment plans, ordering textbooks, and processes to allow financial information to be shared with parents.
PANELISTS: Amanda Colehour – Associate Director of Financial Aid; Heidi Patterson - Director of Student Finance; Lee Ann Grimley – Bookstore Manager; Louis Desaulty – Sodexo Dining Services


Campus Life and Resources
This question-and-answer session allows parents to become acquainted with the services available to your students. Representatives from Student Development, Counseling, Residence Life, Campus Life, Security and Health Services answer questions.
PANELISTS: Lindsay Shedek – Director of Health Services; Kim Pierson - Accessibility Services & ADA Coordinator/AAP Academic Coach/Learning Commons Consultant; Krista Kronstein – Director of Residence Life; Carlos Velez – Director of Security; Emily Barnard – Director of Wellness and Counselor