Information for Families

Families: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

We understand that sending your student off to college is a big transition for families. We want to ensure you that we are here for your student. Please check our Frequently Asked Questions for families for more information. You are welcome to reach out to us at anytime at access@brandeis.edu 

Disclosure policies

With a move to a college environment, different laws govern your students’ accommodations. With this shift also come policies which require student records to be kept confidential. You will find answers to many disclosure policies in this section and you are always welcome to reach out to SAS if you have any further questions at access@brandeis.edu  

Transition to College

We understand that as parents, you may have questions or concerns about your student’s transition into college. Here at Brandeis University, we recognize that the journey to college is a transition for both you and your student. You will see incredible changes happen during the time your student spends with us and we will work with your student to help them access all that Brandeis has to offer. 

Documentation Process

Getting current and updated documentation can be stressful for families and students, but it does not have to be. We are always here to answer any questions or concerns you have regarding current documentation required at the college level.