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Parents and Family Communication

The Future of Your Family Is the Future of Ours

Whether your student has just begun exploring Norfolk State University or you’re already a proud Spartan parent, we welcome you to the NSU community.


Message to our Parents and Families

Norfolk State University is committed to communicating with all of the parents and families that support our students through their educational journey. The purpose of this page is to provide one central webpage where parents and families can access NSU Emergency Alerts, Campus Announcements, and other important university communications. In addition to these important features, we will also include a link to important resources and occasional reminders about upcoming key events.

Emergency Notifications

There are no emergency notifications at this time. 

Emergency Alerts Archive

Campus Announcements


View All Campus Announcements | View the Archives

Academic Calendar


The academic calendar contains schedules of all events that occur during an academic year. This calendar includes examination dates, spring breaks, and dates/deadlines for canceling, withdrawing, and other drop deadlines.

Office of the Registrar

Events Calendar

The Norfolk State University Events Calendar is a comprehensive schedule showcasing the diverse array of academic, cultural, and extracurricular activities hosted by the institution.

NSU Events calendar

Campus Police Contact/NSU Safe app

Norfolk State University's Police Department is committed to the safety of our students, faculty, and staff. As an additional resource to promote safety in our campus community, NSUPD has deployed NSU Safe, the University's custom mobile safety app.  NSU Safe is availalbe for download on both the Apple Store and Google Play

NSU Safe Download