Proud Parent Events & Volunteer Opportunities

The UTMB Parents Council helps plan and support many university events such as Welcome Weekend, the Student Life Holiday BINGO Party and Party on the Plaza.  Frequent calls for volunteers and other support are sent throughout the year to members via e-mail.

We are currently seeking Proud Parents to serve on the Advisory Board of the Parents Council.  Please consider the 1-year term opportunities:  Chair, Chair-elect, Membership Chair, Communications Chair, and representatives to serve as Regional Chairs. 

For information and details on items below, please contact Kim Barfield at 409-772-5147 or email


 UTMB Proud Parent Virtual Town Hall Event
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 3 PM via ZOOM

Please join us for an informative LIVE virtual Town Hall Event for all 2020 incoming parents and family members of incoming students and learn more about the educational experience at UTMB.

Town Hall Panel will include:
Executive Vice President, Provost and Dean of the School of Medicine
University Student Services
UTMB Police Department
Student Health and Counseling
Student Financial Services
Student Life Office
Auxiliary Enterprises

Register here.

JOIN or RENEW your membership here with the UTMB Parents Council 

Kim Barfield @ (409) 772-5147 or email
 Julie Cantini @ (409) 772-2351 or email





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