Here are resources for Families with new students.

Parent and Family Orientation
Parent and Family Orientation at Northwestern
Family Weekend
Family Weekend at Northwestern
Parent & Family Email List
Parent & Family Email List at Northwestern
Family Publications
Family Publications
Northwestern University Family Advisory Council
The Northwestern University Family Advisory Council (NUFAC) fosters student success and enhances the campus community by actively engaging the parents and families of undergraduate students in providing feedback, support, and counsel throughout the academic year to the Offices of the Dean of Students and New Student and Family Programs (NSFP).