Parent and Guardian Resources

Welcome to the Frostburg State University family!

Being a Bobcat parent is exciting, but we understand that it’s easy to get overwhelmed!

Your role in your student’s life may be shifting, but it’s just as important as ever. Keeping in touch with your student and supporting them throughout their college career can be a huge help in making sure they find success. We’re here to provide you with useful resources to help guide your Bobcat through this important step in their life.

Important Dates

  • FAFSA due by March 1
  • Admissions Deadline: Rolling, on space available basis
  • Freshman Admissions Deposit Deadline May 1
  • Housing Deadline May 1
  • Billing Dates: August 12 & December 17
  • Academic Calendar


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Academic Resources

One-on-one help is invaluable as students transition to the full demands of college-level coursework. Encourage your Bobcat to use the variety of academic services at the beginning of the semester, so they can stay on track and develop strong study skills.

Academic Calendar
Academic Success Network
Disability Support Services
Ort Library
8-Semester Plans

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Money Matters

Finances can be a tricky matter to navigate no matter who’s paying the bills. From scholarships and financial aid to loans and work-study jobs, we’ll help you figure out the approach that’s right for your family.

Billing (Bursar)
Cost of Attendance
Financial Aid Home
Payment Plans


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Campus Life

Whether your student loves to socialize or craves quiet time, Frostburg State University has a place to meet their needs.

Computers/Getting Connected

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Health and Safety

Your student may not be living under your roof anymore, but we know their well-being is as important to you as ever.

Brady Health Center
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Report an Incident
Student Conduct
University Police
Resources for Parents
Burg Alerts (sign up for notifications)


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University Resources

There's a lot more to college than just academics. From parking to employment, here are some of Frostburg State's university resources.

Career Center
Student Job and Volunteer Opportunities
University Event Calendar

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Forms, Releases and Accounts

Sending your student off to college means lots of paperwork. We've gathered a few of our most sought-after forms, releases and account information.

Accepted Student Checklist
Consent to Treat Minor Form
FERPA and Student Privacy
Immunization Record
Information Release Authorization
Make a Payment
1098-T Tax Forms