Parent Resources

Parents and families, there are many ways you can
show your student that you are thinking of them while they are away from home.

Roanoke College Dining Services can prepare care packages. 
If you would like to order one
please email or call (540) 375-2260.

Additionally, here is a list of several local businesses
that you could consider purchasing a gift card from:


Some of these restaurants accept Maroon Cards as payment. Here is a link to add money to your student's account.

The Roanoke College Campus Store also has great gift ideas for any part of the Maroon family.  Click here to see some of the newest items in stock.
You can also call (540) 375-2317.

If you have any questions, or would like additional information, please contact
the Office of Alumni & Family Relations at 540-375-2238 or

NOKELive Events

The Alumni Association is hosting a series of live virtual events called NOKELive. These events are open to to all Maroons – alumni, students, staff, faculty and friends. We simply ask that you register so we can send you the meeting information. 

Elderscholar Program

The Elderscholar Program is in its 37th year of offering lectures for adults 55 and older. The program features Roanoke College faculty and guests speaking on areas of their expertise. This fall, the program will be both in-person and virtual. Participants can choose to attend the live lecture with lunch afterwards, or watch live with Zoom from the safety and comfort of their home.  Registration is required. 

Learn more

Date | Time: Tuesday, October 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM
Location: Live: Colket Center Ballroom & Virtual: Zoom Webinar