This page includes a list of books of interest to parents of college students. While
we are not endorsing any of the books, we do hope that the list will serve as a resource
for parents seeking more information. We hope that you enjoy gathering additional
information while realizing that you are not alone in your joys and concerns as your
child heads off to college.
A Parent's Guide to the Christian College: Supporting Your Child's Mind and Spirit
During the College Years by Todd C. Ream, Timothy W. Herrmann, and C. Skip Trudeau, 2011.
College Rules! How to Study, Survive and Succeed in College by Sherrie Nist-Olejnik and Jodi Patrick Holschuh, 2011.
Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money by Helen Johnson and Christine Schelhas-Miller, 2011.
Empty Nest, Full Heart: The Journey from Home to College by Andrea Van Steenhouse, 2002.
How to Survive Your Freshman Year: By Hundreds of College Sophomores, Juniors, and
Seniors Who Did by Mark W. Bernstein and Yadin Kaufmann, 2006.
I'll Miss You Too: An Off-To-College Guide for Parents and Students by Margo Woodacre Bane and Steffany Bane, 2006.
Let the Journey Begin: A Parent's Monthly Guide to the College Experience by Jacqueline Kiernan MacKay and Wanda Johnson Ingram, 2002.
Letting Go: A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years by Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger, 2009.
Millennials Go to College. Second edition. Strategies for a New Generation On Campus by Neil Howe and William Strauss, 2007.
Parents' Guide to College Life: 181 Straight Answers...College Admissions Guides by Robin Raskin, 2007.