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Welcome Parents And Families!

Upcoming Events and Dates of Interest!

2013-2014 Academic Calendar

  • September 27 - 29 - Family Weekend Begins
  • October 18 - 22 - Fall Break (Begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday)
  • November 27 - Dec 1 - Thanksgiving Holiday (Begins at 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday)
  • December 13 - Fall Classes End
  • December 20 - Final Exams End
  • March 7 - 16 - Spring Break (Begins at 6:00 p.m. on Friday)
  • May 5 - May 9 - Final Exams
  • May 17 - 18 - Commencement Weekend


This site will acquaint you with our campus community. College should be a family experience and we want to make the Randolph experience a memorable one for you as well as your daughter or son. Our outstanding faculty and staff are dedicated to creating a unique environment conducive to living and learning. We think you will find this site a very useful resource as your student gets acclimated to campus life at Randolph. Below you will find information about programs that the college offers to help parents get and stay connected to the college community. We also have included links to a variety of information that you may find useful:

Parents Fund and Parents Leadership Circle

Donors to The Parents Fund play a critical role each year by supporting the College's annual fund and sometimes specific projects for which the College seeks support. Parents Fund projects enrich the Randolph College experience for current students. Randolph College faculty, students and staff are grateful for gifts from parents at any level.

The Parents Leadership Circle comprises parents of current and past College students who support the Parents Fund with an annual gift of $1,000 or more. We are pleased to recognize parent leaders in a variety of meaningful ways throughout the year.

Parents Association

Members of the Parents Association are parents of current and past Randolph College and Randolph-Macon Woman's College students. The College welcomes engagement from parents in a variety of ways, including:

  • Recruiting students
  • Giving and encouraging others to give to the Parents Fund
  • Serving as ambassadors during Family Weekend
  • Serving as a mentor or providing internships
  • Serving as volunteers with Randolph College Athletics

For more information about engaging in the life of Randolph College, please contact:

Jim Duffy, Senior Associate Director of Admissions, about admissions recruiting: 434. 485.8027 or e-mail at jduffy@randolphcollege.edu.

Lee Mayhall, Director of Development, about the Parents Fund: 434.485.8057 or e-mail at lmayhall@randolphcollege.edu.

Matha Thornton, Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, about serving as an ambassador during Families Weekend: 434.947.8119 or e-mail at mthornton@randolphcollege.edu.

Krista Leighton, Director of Career Development, about serving as a mentor or offering an internship 434.947.8344 or e-mail at kleighton@randolphcollege.edu.

Tina Hill, Athletic Director, about engaging with the WildCats: 434.947.8537 or e-mail at thill@randolphcollege.edu.


Helpful Tips:

Informational Links:

Academic Programs

Academic Resources - The Randolph Plan

Academic and Enrollment Information

Experiential Learning Center (Career Development, Internships, Work Experience)

Health Services Information

Safety and Security

Admissions FAQs

Financial Aid FAQs

Giving FAQs

Additional Links:

  • Portal for families - private site for families of current students. Call (434) 947-8103 if you need help with your login.