SOAR I: Friday, July 25 – Saturday, July 26, 2014
SOAR II: Monday, July 28 – Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Register for SOAR
Registration for SOAR begins Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
What is SOAR?
SOAR is a required two-day orientation experience for all incoming first-year students designed to help with the transition to Augsburg College. Students will meet fellow classmates, faculty, and staff; learn about college resources and services; and get a taste of life on campus.
Is SOAR required?
Yes. SOAR is required for all incoming first-year students who will be starting at Augsburg College in fall 2014.
What can students expect at SOAR?
Students will meet fellow incoming first-year and current students, explore the campus and surrounding community, get their Augsburg IDs, obtain important information about Augsburg College resources and services, and much more.
What do students need to do before SOAR?
Students should complete their Online Course Request Form and schedule their entry-level assessment tests before attending SOAR. For questions or for more information contact Academic Advising at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-330-1025.
When and where is check-in for SOAR?
Check-in and other pre-orientation activities will take place between 8:30-9:30 a.m. on Day 1 of each SOAR session and will be located in the Christensen Center Lobby. Each SOAR session will conclude by 12:00 p.m. on Day 2.
Is the overnight component of SOAR required?
Yes. The overnight component of SOAR is required of all first-year students attending SOAR regardless of their resident or commuter status.
What should students bring to SOAR?
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Comfortable weather-appropriate clothing
Can parents and guardians attend SOAR?
No, SOAR is specifically designed for first-year students.
Can siblings attend SOAR?
No. Unfortunately, there is no programming available for siblings during SOAR, Parent SOAR, or Evening Parent SOAR.
Where is parking available during SOAR?
During SOAR programming parking is available in any designated Augsburg College parking lot free of charge. A map of parking lots on campus can be found here.
Please contact Campus Activities and Orientation – Orientation Programs at email@example.com 0r 612-330-1100 for all accommodation requests regarding SOAR.
For any questions or concerns regarding SOAR, please contact Campus Activities and Orientation – Orientation Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-330-1100.