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SOAR

SOAR for new students

Scottsdale Orientation, Advising and Registration

SOAR is a mandatory 3-hour program for all students who are new to college and are seeking a degree or certificate, or taking general studies classes. All recent high school graduates must attend SOAR, even if you took college classes while in high school. 

At SOAR you will:
  • Meet other new students.
  • Speak with & ask questions to current students.
  • Learn of the various resources & services available to new students.
  • Meet with an advisor.
  • Select and register for your first semester classes*.

*Students must register for class prior to the first class meeting.

Required items for SOAR:
  • Printout from the Testing Center of your English, Reading and Math placement test scores (no pending scores)
  • Photo ID such as a Driver’s License, State ID or Passport
  • Your MEID and password
SOAR Schedule (Updated as of: September 23, 2015)

October 13 – December 17, 2015 (The college will be closed and there will be no 10am SOAR on November 26)
Tuesdays: Session begins promptly at 12:00pm.
Thursdays: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.

January 4 – January 15, 2016
Mondays & Tuesdays: Session begins promptly at 12:00am.
Wednesdays & Thursdays: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.
Fridays: Session begins promptly at 12:00pm.

Saturday Session
Saturday, January 16, 2016: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.

Location: LIB 463 (Formerly LB 103) (Closest parking: Parking Lot D) 
Take a look at the campus map to assist with parking and  directions: http://bit.ly/SCCCampusMap

Students beginning college Summer/Fall 2016 will attend SOAR beginning March 2016. Visit www.scottsdalecc.edu/admissions/soar for updates.