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

Welcome to Cowboy Parents

Cowboy Parents is a free organization for UW families! Cowboy Parents offers many ways for families of UW students to get involved and stay connected and informed about what is going on at UW. As a Cowboy Parents member, you can register your email address to receive access to informative e-newsletters, email updates, an online parent handbook, and much more! Active Cowboy Parents members serve as volunteers and on the Cowboy Parents Council, which is a great way to partner with UW administrators and departments to promote student success.


If you missed the email:

Fall Newsletter

Career Parents Letter

Fall Semester Letter from Sara Axelson

Letters from the Spring

    April 1: Dean of Students

    April 7: President

    April 8: President

    April 9: Vice President for Academic Affairs

    April 17: Vice President for Student Affairs


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2015-16 Calendar/Handbook!

This calendar/handbook for families serves as a one-stop guide and contains important dates, deadlines, numbers and information. To request a calendar, email Make a donation to support the Student Emergency Fund and Cowboy Parents' programs and efforts to enhance student success and promote parental involvement!

Parent News

Receive newsletters, important updates, campus news, and other information.

Cowboy Parents Council

Sign up for UW's parent council. Be a voice on campus. Make a difference in your student's education. You're never too far away!

Support Cowboy Parents

Support Cowboy Parents! Help efforts to enhance student success and promote parental involvement. Giving supports programs, the Student and Family Emergency Fund, and other vital projects.


Want to help? Help other families through the transition of sending their students to college. Reach out within your own communities, help out at campus events, or whatever works best for you. Be the voice that so many parents wish to hear from.


Recorded presentations on various topics regarding important issues, concerns, programs, and other useful information that parents may want to know.

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