There are several components to Orientation, beginning with SOAR, which stands for Summer Orientation, Advising & Registration. In order to register for classes you’ll need to meet with your Academic Advisor who will be assigned to you at the event. SOAR days are held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 17, July 8, and August 12.
Students who live outside of Western Washington and International Students may request an over-the-phone advising appointment and should plan on attending SOAR on August 19.
All incoming studes are required to attend one of the four SOAR events.
At SOAR you will:
Each SOAR event starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m. Students who need to take the Writing Placement Exam should plan to arrive by 8 a.m. You will receive an email notification if this exam is required for you.
Required spaces are noted with bold type.