Family Orientation

Parents/guardians, partners and other family members of students who will be attending Johnson & Wales University for the first time are encouraged to attend Family Orientation to learn how to best provide support for their JWU student. Students are limited to three guests only.

Family and Guest Registration Fees
A flat fee of $40 per person is required to attend family orientation. The orientation fee includes: dinner and the family/guest reception on day one, breakfast and lunch on day two, workshops, entertainment, and other program materials. Orientation fees may not be prorated or refunded.

Nearby Hotels
Family members and guests will also need to make their own overnight accommodations. Mention Johnson & Wales when reserving your room, as discounts may be available.

DoubleTree by Hilton Denver
3203 Quebec Street       

Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel
3801 Quebec Street

Holiday Inn Denver East-Stapleton
3333 Quebec Street             

Courtyard Denver Stapleton
7415 E 41st Avenue


Should siblings and younger children attend orientation? We do not believe siblings and younger children would enjoy orientation, as there will not be any programming designed for their age group.