Parents' Association Fact Sheet

What is the Parents Association?

The Saint Augustine's University Parents’ Association is a paid association of parents and guardians of Saint Augustine's College students. It was established in 2007 to develop lasting relationships with parents and guardians because of the essential role that they play in the educational process and success of their Saint Augustine's University student.

What is the Mission of the Parents’ Association?

The mission of the Parents’ Association is to enhance the quality of both the student and parent experience through communication and contact between the College and the parents of our students.

What is the purpose of the Parents’ Association?

To provide an avenue whereby the President of the University, administrative officials, and members of the staff and faculty may become better acquainted with the parents of students and develop a broader understanding of their special interests, concerns, and perspectives. To support the Saint Augustine's University administration in fostering and encouraging exemplary scholarship by our students. To provide a medium through which parents of current students can develop an interest in the progress and needs of Saint Augustine's College, can contribute to the well-being of the College, and can foster beneficial relations among its members.

To advance the mission and goals of Saint Augustine’s College through the establishment and maintenance of contact between the University and the parents of our students.

How much does it cost to join the Parents’ Association?

All parents and guardians of Saint Augustine's University students are encouraged to become members of the association. The annual individual membership fee is $50.00 and joint membership is $80.00. The membership is annual and will expire one year after the initial joining date, if not renewed. Payment can be made by credit/debit card, check or money order. If paying by check or money order, make payable to Saint Augustine's University and indicate PA/the student name in the memo section and return or mail to the attention of Doris Bullock at Saint Augustine’s University. For credit/debit card payment via phone, call Doris Bullock and provide card information or fax to her at 919.516.5801.

What are the Membership Benefits?

  • One Saint Augustine's University Parents’ Association T-shirt per membership. Additional T-shirts can be purchased at a discount of 10%;
  • Parents’ Association Link (PAL) Newsletter (Bi-Annual);
  • Reserved seating at special campus events;
  • Hotel Discount for Parents & Family Weekend;
  • Chance to win free hotel accommodations for future Parents & Family Weekend;
  • Chance to win a $300.00 textbook voucher or $50.00 bookstore voucher.
  • To be eligible for the benefits, annual membership fees must be current.

Who should I contact for more information?

Mrs. Doris Bullock, Assistant Vice President for External Relations at 919.516.4199 or via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .