AHEPPP Institutes 

AHEPPP: Family Engagement in Higher Education is excited to announce our first spring AHEPPP Institute: Building or Sustaining a Successful Family Program. This cohort focused certificate program is designed for professionals who are new to working with parents and families in new or established programs, and those who are new to leading a parent/family program. 

Join us for the AHEPPP Institute: Building or Sustaining a Successful Family Program on Tuesday, May 11 from 11:00am - 4:00pm EST. Attendees will engage and interact with colleagues in the field to build their professional network and learn promising practices which can be utilized on their campuses. The day will include sessions presented by current members of the AHEPPP Board of Directors. 

This institute is for you if:

  • You have been tasked with building a parent/family program for your institution
  • You have recently taken over leadership for your institution’s parent/family program
  • You are a new professional in higher education and/or specifically to parent/family programs

In addition to this half-day session, participants will be invited to participate in events with faculty including a networking hour and additional cohort follow-ups over the summer and prior to the fall conference. Registration opens on March 1 and will close April 23rd, or when registration reaches a max capacity of 25 participants.

Participants will:

  • Be able to identify the mission, vision, and structure of AHEPPP
  • Begin to establish a network of mutually supportive parent and family programming professionals
  • Be able to identify elements of successful parent and family programs and ideas for implementation by networking and learning from seasoned professionals in the field.

The program schedule is as follows:

11:00 AM-11:30 AM | Introductions & AHEPPP Overview
11:30 AM-12:30 PM | Strategic Planning for Family Engagement
1:00 PM-2:00 PM | Promising Practices in Assessment 
2:30 PM-3:30 PM | Programming for Parents & Families
3:30PM-4:00 PM | Closing and Next Steps

This AHEPPP Institute registration is $85 per person. Institute fees are non-refundable.