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Meet the Troglia Family

Matt Troglia is a first-year student at HPU. David Troglia serves in the US Air Force and is currently stationed on Oahu. This father and son take full advantage of island life!


Recommended Readings

Congratulations on your student's acceptance to HPU!  Preparing your student for college begins early and continues past the first day of class.  Below is a selections of recommend readings that others families have found helpful.

101 Things You Should Do Before Your Kids Leave Home
By: David Bordon and Tom Winters

Don’t Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money
By: Helen Johnson and Christine Schelhas- Miller

Empty Nest…Full Heart: The Journey from Home to College
By: Andrea Van Steenhouse

The iConnected Parent: Staying Close to Your Kids in College (and Beyond) While Letting Them Grow Up
By: Barbara K Hofer and Abigail Sullivan Moore

I’ll Miss You Too: An Off-to-College Guide for Parents and Students
By: Margo E. Woodacre Bane and Steffany Bane

The Kids College Almanac: A First Look at College
By: Barbara C. Greenfield and Robert A. Weinstein

Letting Go: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding the College Years
By: Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger

The Launching Years: Strategies for Parenting from Senior Year to College Life
By: Laura Kastner and Jennifer Wyatt

Once my Child, Now my Friend
By: Elinor Lenz

When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent’s Survival Guide 
By: Carol Barkin

You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here if You Need Me): Mentoring Your Child During the College Years 
By: Marjorie Savage