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Recommended Reading

Check out these books for parents of college students.

  • You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here If You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years; Marjorie Savage
  • Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to College; Helen E. Johnson and Christine Schelhas-Miller
  • Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years; Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger
  • Helping Your First-Year College Student Succeed: A Guide for Parents; Richard H. Mullendore and Cathie Hatch
  • When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent’s Survival Guide; Carol Barkin
  • Let the Journey Begin: A Parent’s Monthly Guide to the College Experience; Jacqueline MacKay and Wanda Ingram
  • I’ll Miss You Too; Margo E. Bane Woodacre and Stephanie Bane
  • Empty Nest, Full Heart: The Journey From Home to College; Andrea Van Steenhouse