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SOAR

SOAR for new students

Scottsdale Orientation, Advising and Registration

SOAR is mandatory for all students who are new to college and are seeking a degree or taking general studies courses. 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 and select your first semester classes.
  • Register for your first semester classes.
Before you attend SOAR:
  • Set up your MEID (username) and password at my.maricopa.edu or at the SCC Welcome Center. Call 1(888) 994-4433 if you need help with your MEID.
  • Bring your placement test scores.
  • Bring a photo ID such as a Driver’s License, State ID or Passport.
  • Bring your MEID and password to register at SOAR.
  • Arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time to sign in and receive your registration materials. No appointment is needed. Expect to be in the session 3 hours.
SOAR Schedule

There are currently no more available SOAR sessions for the Spring 2014 semester. If you are a new student and are enrolling into late start classes this Spring, please visit the Academic Advisement Center for support with registering for classes. You will still be required to attend a SOAR session once they begin.

SOAR Sessions for Fall 2014 Semester 
March 17–May 8 (There will be no SOAR session April 28)
  • Monday through Thursday: Check in at 1:45pm. Session begins at 2:00pm.
    • ‚ÄčLocation: CM 469 (April 8 & May 1 sessions will be held in CM 447)
May 12 – July 2 (There will be no SOAR sessions May 26 & July 3)
  • Monday – Thursday. Check in at 11:45am. Session begins at 12:00pm.
  • Monday – Thursday. Check in at 1:45pm. Session begins at 2:00pm.
    • Location: CM 472
July 7 – August 21
  • Monday – Thursday. Check in at 9:45am. Session begins at 10:00am.
  • Monday – Thursday. Check in at 11:45am. Session begins at 12:00pm.
  • Monday – Thursday. Check in at 1:45pm. Session begins at 2:00pm.
    • o Location: CM 472

For locations, please see Campus Map:
http://scottsdalecc.edu/about-scottsdale/college-maps-directions/scc-campus-map