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 2016

All incoming students for the 2016 Fall Semester must attend one the following SOAR sessions:

SOAR I – June 16-17, 2016
SOAR will begin on Thursday, June 16 and end on Friday, June 17.  Students must RSVP by June 9. On-campus lodging is available in the residence hall for students and their guests on the evening of June 16.  There is a fee associated with SOAR.

SOAR II – July 21-22, 2016
SOAR will begin on Thursday, July 21 and end on Friday, July 22.  Students must RSVP by July 14.  On-campus lodging is available in the residence hall for students and their guests on the evening of July 21.  There is a fee associated with SOAR.

SOAR III – August 22-24, 2016
Students will move into the residence hall on the afternoon of Monday, August 22.  Students must RSVP by August 15.  SOAR sessions will begin on Monday, August 22 and end on Wednesday, August 24.  On-campus lodging is not available in the residence hall for guests during this session.  There is a fee associated with SOAR.