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ResHall SOAR Day

Confirmed Residence Hall students will be invited to a  ResHall SOAR Day. (Formerly known as STAR Day) 

This SOAR Day (Student Orientation, Advising & Registration) is convenient way to take accomplish these important enrollment steps in one trip.  During this program, there are wonderful information sessions for parents, guardians or other supporters as well as an opportunity for students to stay overnight in the Residence Halls. 

Invitations to the ResHall SOAR Day will be sent in mid to late May.  Please watch your US Mail.  The dates for the programs this year are:

Dates- July 1 & 2, 2014, July 16 & 17, 2014 and August 5 & 6, 2014


A sample schedule of events is:

Anticipated ResHall SOAR Day Program Schedule of Events

For Students …

Day 1
2:00 p.m.— 4:00 p.m.   Arrival

4:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.   Welcome & Campus Tour
5:00 p.m.— 6:00 p.m.   Dinner
6:00 p.m.—8:00 p.m.   Placement Test
8:00 p.m.— 9:00 p.m.   Introduction to College Life!!!

9:00 p.m.—11:00 p.m.   Events!   Such as …
•  Game Room: Pool Tables, Foosball, Ping Pong
•  Video Games (Wii, Kinect, PS3)
•  Volley Ball & Frisbee!  
Day 2

  • Breakfast- 7:00 a.m.— 8:30 a.m.  
  • Your Time to SOAR


For Parents/Guardians…

Day 1
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Welcome & Campus Tour

5:00 p.m.— 6:00 p.m.   Dinner

6:00 p.m.— 8:30 p.m.   Parents & Guardians and other supporters
Information Session

8:30 p.m.—9:00 p.m.   Refreshments
Day 2  (Many Parents/Guardians choose to only participate in Day 1)
8:00 a.m.— 9:00 a.m.   Breakfast
9:00 a.m.— departure  Time to visit college offices while your
student is participating in advisement & class  scheduling

A ResHall SOAR Day program is encouraged, but not required.  Students choosing to complete these steps on their own should follow the