Family Communications

Stay connected by ensuring you are on our email list. Students need to go into the Student Center in MyBGSU and add "Parent & Family Contacts" to their profile. Remind your student to update these for you to stay informed. You may also view archived parent and family emails below.

Email Communications Archive


Social Media

Please also follow us on Facebook and Instagram for a greater connection and window into your student's BGSU experience.

A Conversation With BGSU Parents and Families

BGSU President Rodney Rogers, University Advocate Sandra Earle and Amy Swank, director of the new Office of Parent, Family and New Student Connections, discuss the University's commitment to supporting and engaging families, along with its plans and goals heading into fall 2021.

Access BGSU

Access BGSU is a feature available to BGSU students and provides students with the ability to share important data such as grades, billing/payment information, financial aid awards, holds, and to do's with a designated proxy (parent, guardian, spouse, etc.). For step-by-step instructions on using Access BGSU, please visit and review the guides listed under "documentation."