Transfer Student Orientation
SOAR 2019 - Fall Semester

The Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration program (SOAR) welcomes all new full-time, undergraduate transfer students to our campus community!

This page is designed to help you understand what will take place at SOAR and answer some basic questions about the program.

Dates and Program of Events

Wednesday June 26, 2019
Wednesday July 10, 2019

Check-in starts at 8:00 a.m. in Bartels Hall, the campus center lobby.

2019 SOAR schedules will be available in mid-to-late April.

Deposited students will receive an email when the Road Map and Orientation registration is active.

Planning Ahead

When arriving to campus, please enter through the main entrance of the University at 300 Boston Post Road. Check back soon for more information about the SOAR schedule.

What Is SOAR?
2019 Transfer SOAR Schedule
Time Event Location
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Veteran Student Check In Bartels Campus Center, Lobby
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Check In Bartels Campus Center, Lobby
8:30 a.m. – 9:45a.m. Veteran Student Welcome Bartels Campus Center, Moulton Lounge
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Welcome and Introduction to Student Life Bartels Campus Center, Alumni Lounge
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Campus Connections Bartels Campus Center, Alumni Lounge
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion Discussion Bartels Campus Center, Alumni Lounge
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Digital Campus

Introduction to Registration
How to Pay Your Bill
Campus Card and Blackboard
Charger Connection
Bartels Campus Center, Alumni Lounge
12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m. Lunch and Resource Fair Beckerman Recreation Center
1:10 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Deans Welcome and Orientation Engineering - Kaplan Hall, Room 102
Arts and Sciences - Bartels Campus Center, Alumni Lounge
Business - Kaplan Hall, Room 208
Henry C. Lee - Gehring Hall, Room 301
Health Sciences - Kaplan Hall, Room 203
2:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Register for Classes
Start Your Career Adventure
Dodds Hall
Gehring Hall, Room 301