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: February 25, 2015)
March 23 – May 13, 2015
- Mondays: Session begins promptly at 2:00pm.
- Wednesdays: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.
May 18 – August 20, 2015*
- Mondays – Thursdays: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.
- Mondays – Thursdays: Session begins promptly at 3:00pm.
*There will be no 10am SOAR on May 19. The college will be closed (no SOAR) May 25 & July 2.
- Thursday, May 7, 2015: Session begins promptly at 5:00pm.
- Friday, August 14, 2015: Session begins promptly at 10:00
- Friday, August 21, 2015: Session begins promptly at 10:00am.
- Saturday, August 22, 2015: 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