Parent & Family Activities

 

While students will be busy meeting their Flock Leaders and becoming acquainted with new friends, we have planned a special parent session on Friday, August 10.  This session will provide parents and families with information and resources that will be helpful throughout their student’s time at ACU. Below is a brief schedule of events that include parents and families.  For a full schedule of events, click here.

Friday, August 10
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.Check-In
*All new freshmen and transfer students living on and off-campus
Welcome Center
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.Move-In
*All new freshmen and transfer students living on campus
Residence Hall
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.President's Dinner Check-InFultz Memorial Gym
5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.President’s DinnerFultz Memorial Gym
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.Parent Session: Dessert Reception and Student Success Strategies  with Dr. Jared Black, Dean of StudentsSAC 101

Nearby Hotels

 

Embassy Suites Phoenix-Scottsdale
4415 E Paradise Village Pkwy St. Phoenix, AZ 85032
Enter this code 0002766264 at www.phoenixscottsdale.embassysuites.com
or call (602) 765-5817 and ask for the “Arizona Christian University” special rate.

Best Western Inn & Suites
1615 E Northern Ave Phoenix, AZ 85020
Call (602) 997–6285 and ask for the “Arizona Christian University” special rate.

Local Restaurants

 

Carolina’s Mexican Restaurant
2126 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-275-8231 

PDQ
4514 E Cactus Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-325-4973

Olive Garden
4868 E Cactus Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
602 494-4327

Original Breakfast House
13623 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-482-2328

Valle Luna Mexican Restaurant
16048 N Cave Creek Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-867-9100

32 Shea
10626 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
602-867-7432

Local Shops

Target
12602 N. Paradise Village Pkwy W
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-953-2151

Walmart
4747 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-404-3712

Costco Wholesale
4570 E. Cactus Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85032
480-308-7044

Fry’s Marketplace
4707 E. Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
480-367-3940

Safeway
3131 E. Thunderbird Rd
Phoenix, AZ
602-971-2137

Basha’s
10631 N. 32nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85028
602-996-1040

CVS Pharmacy
3975 E Thunderbird Rd
Phoenix, AZ
602-923-0891