For Parents

South Alabama Entrance Sign


Welcome Jag family! We are so excited that your student has chosen to attend South. Your incoming freshman student will have the opportunity to register for an orientation session before their first semester at South begins. Additionally, we will host a Southbound Orientation Open House during the Fall 2024 Week of Welcome that will be tailored to the needs of new students. 

If you are the parent or guardian of a future Jag who looking for more information, please feel free to browse our Parent Handbook. It contains checklists, contact information for various departments and general information about sending your student to college.  The newest edition of the Parent Handbook and other resources will be provided to parents of incoming freshmen who register for orientation this summer. In the meantime, check out our FAQs and Admitted Student Checklist to help your student prepare for their Journey to JagNation.


Parent Handbook