Student Orientation and Registration in Steamboat Springs

Now that you have made the decision to attend the Steamboat Springs campus, it is time to take the next step and attend Student Orientation and Registration. During SOAR you will learn about academic programs and campus life, meet with an advisor, and register for classes. All incoming student are required to attend an orientation. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. Come to SOAR ready to work and have fun.

It is crucial to your success that you are placed in the classes that are right for you. We focus on academics by assessing your current English, math, reading and writing. Any student who has not placed into college level English, math and reading with ACT or SAT scores or is not transferring-in college course work in English and math, must take the Accuplacer computerized placement assessment. The Accuplacer test will be offered during SOAR.

SOAR 2017

All incoming students for the 2017 Fall semester must attend one of the following SOAR sessions:

SOAR I – June 22-23, 2017
SOAR will begin on Thursday, June 22 and end on Friday, June 23. Students must RSVP by June 15. On-campus lodging is available in the residence hall for students and their guests on the evening of June 22. There is a fee associated with SOAR.

SOAR II – July 20-21, 2017
SOAR will begin on Thursday, July 20 and end on Friday, July 21. Students must RSVP by July 13. On-campus lodging is available in the residence hall for students and their guests on the evening of July 20. There is a fee associated with SOAR.

SOAR III – August 21-23, 2017
Students will move into the residence hall on the afternoon of Monday, August 21. Students must RSVP by August 14. SOAR sessions will begin on Monday, August 21 and end on Wednesday, August 23. On-campus lodging is not available in the residence hall for guests during this session. There is a fee associated with SOAR.