Many parents have found the following books helpful in preparing for and adjusting to their student's new life in college.

Purchase these and other helpful books at the JMU Bookstore

Letting Go: A Parent's Guide to Understanding the College Years
by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger

Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to College
by Helen E. Johnson and Christine Schelhas-Miller

Guide to the College Experience
by Jacqueline Kiermana MacKay and Wanda Johnson

When Your Kids go to College: A Parent's Guide to Changing Relationships
by Barbara Newman and Philip Newman

Millennials Rising: The Next Great Generation
by N. Howe and W. Strauss

Millennials Go to College
by N. Howe and W. Strauss

by N. Howe and W. Strauss

Many parents have found these website helpful as well.

Guidebook for Parents of the College-Bound

JMU Student Handbook

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