Some of the content on this website requires JavaScript to be enabled in your web browser to function as intended. While the website is still usable without JavaScript, it should be enabled to enjoy the full interactive experience.

Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Cowboy Parents|University of Wyoming's Parents & Family Association

What our parents are saying:

“This is a wonderful parents’ organization—it gives us a chance to meet with UW administrators, volunteer at UW functions, and have a voice at UW. It gives us an opportunity to give back to a university that has given so much to our son and daughter—we think you will feel the same!”

Maryalice Gulino
Cowboy Parents Council member

Contact Us

Cowboy Parents
UW Alumni Association
214 S. 14th Street
Laramie, WY 82070
Phone: (307) 766-4166
Fax: (307) 766-6824
Email: cowboyparents@uwyo.edu
Logo
Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window)Find us on Twitter (Link opens a new window)

Programs and Activities

On-going programs and activities hosted and sponsored by Cowboy Parents include:

  • The Wyoming Family e-newsletter, keeping you informed on need-to-know student and university issues
  • A UW Calendar and Handbook for Parents, providing one-stop information on UW parent and student resources
  • The Cowboy Parents Student Emergency Fund, source of immediate financial assistance to students in emergency situations
  • For Parents, an e-newsletter for the parents of incoming freshmen
  • James C. Hurst "Each Student--A Person" Award, honoring faculty and staff who are exceptional in creating a caring community for UW students
  • Welcome Call Program, welcoming parents of incoming freshmen with an informal phone call from a Cowboy Parent member
  • Cowboy Parents fall reception, parents and families can drop-in for refreshments, conversation with Cowboy Parents Council members and UW administrators, and to learn more about campus resources available to them during Summit/Freshman Move-In Weekend in August
  • Family Weekend, an opportunity each fall to share in your student's UW experience

UW services:

  • The DIA Shuttle, co-sponsored with other campus entities, to provide students with low-cost transportation to the Denver International Airport at key campus breaks and holidays. View www.uwyo.edu/saferide/shuttle/ for a schedule and more information.

Share This Page:

Footer Navigation

University of Wyoming Medallion
 
1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071 // UW Operators (307) 766-1121 // Contact Us // Download Adobe Reader