Parents and Families!

Welcome to our parent and families web page. We want you to know that as Parents and families of our students, you are important members of the Centenary community. You lend vital support to your son or daughter and are important partners on a student’s college journey. So we ask for your partnership as we begin this journey together.  Know that everyone at Centenary – faculty, staff, alumni, and students – are dedicated to your student’s success well-being and safety here. This web page will help keep you informed and help you find the answers and guidance you’re looking for as we support our students.

  • We have a parent newsletter that  will keep you informed on topics of interest, campus news and issues that affect the campus community. Sign up here.
  • To help you on this journey, we provide a single point of contact for parents and families. If you need assistance navigating CU’s many offices, please reach out to CentParents@CentenaryUniversity.edu

In closing, we know the great responsibility we have now that you have entrusted your son and daughter to us. It is a responsibility we take very seriously and know that they will be in good hands.

Welcome from Dr. Bruce Murphy, President of Centenary University

Student Studying at Centenary UniversityFinding Resources

At Centenary we are dedicated to helping families understand and support their student’s university experience. If you have additional questions or are in need of connecting with a specific office, please feel free to send us an email at Centparents@centenaryuniversity.edu

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Health & Wellness
Counseling Services Financial Aid
Accepted Payment Methods Scholarships and Grants
Student Accounts Online Payments
Academic Calendars Payment Deadlines
Campus Ministry Disability Services
Academic Success Residence Life
Community Engagement Career Development

Staying Connected

Going to college is a major turning point in the lives of both students and parents. While your student is away check out what’s going on at Centenary. Be an active member of the Centenary community even if you live many, even hundreds, of miles away.

Parent and Family Newsletter Signup Mail and Package Information
Alumni Resources Centenary on Facebook
Class of 2020 on Facebook Centenary on Instagram
Centenary on Twitter Centenary on LinkedIn
In the News Read the Centenarian

Policeman talking on Centenary campusStaying Safe

A safe and comfortable campus is critical to academic progress. It is also the basis of a great university experience. While campus security provides the leadership for campus safety, it is truly a campus community effort and we encourage all community members to play an active role.

E-2 Campus Alerts Campus Safety
Sexual Violence Response & Prevention Safety Tips

Visiting Centenary

We strongly encourage you to visit the beautiful campus of Centenary University in Hackettstown, New Jersey. Come in person. Bring your family. There’s really no better way to realize the opportunities that await you than to see for yourself with your own eyes.

Places to Stay Parking
Maps and Directions Banks in Hackettstown


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