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SOAR Schedule

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


Time Event Location / Presenters

8:00 - 9:00 am REGISTRATION Student Center, Lobby and Fountain Lounge
Continental Breakfast, President’s Dining Room

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

9:00 - 9:30 OVERVIEW President's Dining Room
Monica Williams, Dean of Students
WELCOME Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D., President   

9:30 - 9:45  MEET YOUR ORIENTATION LEADER Student Center, Fountain Area

9:45 - 11:00  ENGLISH PLACEMENT TEST See Lab Assignment

11:15 - 12:15 MATH PLACEMENT TEST See Lab Assignment

12:15 - 1:00  LUNCH Student Center Building, Second Floor, Ballroom

1:00 - 2:15  PLACEMENT TEST


See Lab Assignment
PARKING & ID Student Center, First Floor, Titan Information Center

2:15 - 3:15  PLACEMENT TEST


See Lab Assignment

All Computer Labs- Student Union, Engineering, College of Health Professions and Commerce and Finance

SURVEY Computer Labs

3:30 - 3:50  PARENT CONNECTION Student Center, Fountain Lounge

4:00 - 5:00 CAMPUS LIVING

Student Center, Fountain Lounge


University Ministry

Career Education Center

Crime Prevention

Financial Aid

Living on Campus

Getting Involved                  

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

6:00 - 7:00 SPEED MEETING

Fountain Lounge

7:00 - 11:00 Activities: Pizza, Student Fitness Center, Movie


Time Event Location

8:00 am CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST Student Center, Fountain Lounge

8:30 - 10:00 ADVISING REGISTRATION Student Center, Computer Lab,
Ground Floor

10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ADVISING REGISTRATION Student Center, Computer Lab,
Ground Floor

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

Packing Checklist

Check out the list of suggested items to bring for your SOAR session.

Make sure to register for your SOAR session

Click here to register!