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SOAR Schedule

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SOAR is a two-day, overnight program for UDM freshmen.  Note: attendance required both days.  See below for the typical SOAR schedule.

Thursday

Time Event Location / Presenters

8:00 - 9:00 am REGISTRATION Student Center, Lobby and Fountain Lounge
Continental Breakfast, Ballroom, 2nd Floor

8:00 - 8:30 am MASS (optional) St. Ignatius Chapel,
Commerce & Finance Building

9:00 - 9:20 am OVERVIEW Student Center Building, Ballroom 2nd Floor
Monica Williams, Dean of Students
WELCOME Pamela Zarkowski, J.D., M.P.H., Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs   

9:20 - 9:30 am MEET YOUR ORIENTATION LEADER Student Center, Fountain Lounge

9:30 - 10:30 am ENGLISH PLACEMENT TEST See Lab Assignment

11:00 - 12:00 pm

MATH PLACEMENT TEST

COMPUTER TEST

See Lab Assignment

12:00 - 1:00 pm LUNCH Student Center Building, Second Floor, Titan Dining Room

1:00 - 4:00 pm

PLACEMENT TEST

CHEMISTRY

LANGUAGE

See Lab Assignment

Ford Life Science Building

SURVEY  

3:30 - 4:00 pm

PARKING & ID

Student Center, First Floor, Titan Information Center

 

   

4:00 pm PARENT CONNECTION Student Center Building, Ballroom, 2nd Floor

4:00 - 5:00 pm CAMPUS LIVING

Student Center Building, Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Athletics

University Ministry

Career Education Center

Crime Prevention

Financial Aid

Detroit Prevention and  Awareness in the Community (DPAC) 

Living on Campus                 


5:00 - 6:00 pm DINNER OUTSIDE PICNIC (Student Center, Fountain Area)

6:00 - 6:30 pm SPEED MEETING

Student Center Building, Ballroom, 2nd Floor


6:30 - 7:00 pm

7:00 - 8:00 pm

Break: Change in to Fitness Attire

Student Fitness Center

Open Gym and Games

7:00 Barre Fitnees Class

7:30 Kickboxing Fitness

ATHLETIC ATTIRE ENCOURAGED

8:10 - 9:00 pm -  Tour of Residence Halls, Shiple Hall

9:00 - 11:00 pm - Movie in the Student Center Building, Ballroom, 2nd Floor


Friday

Time Event Location

8:00 am CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST Student Center Building, Ballroom, 2nd Floor

8:30 - 10:00 am

ADVISING REGISTRATION

(Parking and ID)

Engineering Building, Computer Lab

10:00 - 11:30 am

ADVISING REGISTRATION

(Parking and ID)

Engineering Building, Computer Lab

11:30 - 1:00 pm CHECK OUT BBQ LUNCH Student Center, Fountain Area and Lobby

We get it! The transition from high school to college can be a difficult one. We are here to make this the best experience for you and your family. If you have questions about admissions, financial aid, the tuition payment plan, on-campus housing, SOAR, PTV, academic advising, registering for classes, health services – or anything else – please call the Office of Admissions at 800-635-5020 or admissions@udmercy.edu.