New Student Orientation at CMC Rifle

Attend Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR), where you will learn about campus resources, how to succeed in college, and get to know your Rifle campus.

Everyone is invited, but all President & Clough Scholars are required to attend orientation.

Student Orientation

Friday, July 26, 2019, Noon - 4:30 pm

Students must attend entire event.
RSVP by July 12 (FREE)

Plan for a fun afternoon learning about CMC and the Rifle campus. You’ll meet professors, staff, register for classes, and get to know your classmates. Yes, there will be pizza.

Parents Only Orientation

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 5:30 – 8pm

English & Español
RSVP by July 12 (FREE)

Learn what a parent needs to know about college, how to pay for it, and how to help students be successful. Staff will be available to answer any questions you may have. Strong emphasis on first-generation families.

Students - Bring your ACT, SAT, AP, IB and/or Accuplacer test scores. We use placement test scores to determine if you are ready for college-level classes or need to first prepare with CMC’s great transitional education courses and support.

If you do not have test scores, you must take the Accuplacer before SOAR. Rifle offers Accuplacer testing for free every Friday morning from 9 am-12pm.

Minimum Scores

These are minimum scores, below which transitional education courses are required:

Test English Math
ACT 18 Writing, 17 Reading 23
SAT 470 500


What if I can't attend SOAR due to extenuating circumstances?

It is mandatory for all President and Clough scholars attending the 2019 Fall semester to be present for SOAR. If you feel you have an extenuating circumstance, contact Gethzemani Hammond (below) immediately.

For more information, contact:

Gethzemani Hammond
Academic Advisor, Rifle Campus
970-625-6957, ext. 6957

Colorado Mountain College Rifle
3695 Airport Road
Rifle, CO 81650