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Summer Orientation Advising and Registration – SOAR

Summer Orientation Advising and Registration – SOAR

For admitted freshman: registration required

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SOAR refers to Western Oregon University’s Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration program for admitted freshmen. At SOAR, freshmen will attend academic advising with faculty, complete the registration process for fall term courses, learn about valuable campus resources and receive their student ID cards. A detailed agenda is provided below.

The 2017 SOAR dates are:

  • Friday, June 23, 2017
  • Friday, July 7, 2017
  • Saturday, July 8, 2017
  • Saturday, July 22, 2017

Freshmen admitted for Fall Term 2017 are required to attend one of the SOAR programs. The Office of Admissions mailed SOAR invitation packets for the on-campus programs, which included registration instructions, in late May. Students can register for an on-campus SOAR date using their WOU Portal. Students from Hawaii and California are invited to attend SOAR events in their home state and these events are held in early May.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Hawaii SOAR - Honolulu
  • Hawaii SOAR - Maui
  • California SOAR - Northern
  • California SOAR - Southern

Honolulu

Admitted freshmen from the state of Hawaii are invited to attend WOU’s orientation and registration program on the island of Oahu.

When: This event has passed. Check back later for May 2018 event date.

Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Location: Ala Moana Hotel

Address: 410 Atkinson Drive, Honolulu, HI 96814

 

Maui

Admitted freshmen from the state of Hawaii are invited to attend WOU’s orientation and registration program on the island of Maui.

When: This event has passed. Check back later for May 2018 event date.

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: HP Baldwin High School

Address: 1650 Kaahumanu Avenue, Wailuku, HI 96793

Northern California:

Admitted freshmen from the state of California are invited to attend WOU’s orientation and registration program in Northern CA.

When: This event has passed. Check back later for May 2018 event date.

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: Crowne Plaza Concord/Walnut Creek – Contra Costa Room

Address: 45 John Glenn Drive, Concord, CA 94520

Southern California:

Admitted freshmen from the state of California are invited to attend WOU’s orientation and registration program in Southern CA.

When: This event has passed. Check back later for May 2018 event date.

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Location: Sheraton Park Hotel at the Anaheim Resort – Park Ballroom

Address: 1855 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

SOAR 2017 schedule of events (On Campus)

8:00am – 9:30am

Check-in & Student ID Cards

8:00am – 9:30am

Core of Campus Tours – Optional, departing approx. every 30 minutes

8:15am

Student Enrichment Program Advising Session – students who have been admitted to SEP

9:00am

Student Enrichment Program Information Session – admitted and prospective SEP students

Honors Program Advising/Information Session – admitted and prospective Honors students

PLUS Team Academic Success Panel – Optional

9:40am

Welcome

10:20am – 1:00pm

New Student Orientation & Lunch – students

Information Sessions/Panels & Lunch – family members and guests*

1:55pm

Academic Advising and Web Registration – students

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Student Services Fair

2:30pm – 4:00pm

University Housing Tours and Open House – Optional

*Family/Guest sessions will be offered in both English and Spanish.

 

 

CONTACT US

The Office of Admissions

toll-free at 1877-877-1593 | or e-mail: wolfgram@wou.edu | Location: APSC 408