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Raider Orientation and Registration (ROAR)

ROAR5ROAR is your opportunity to GET CONNECTED to the people, programs, and places at SOU; GET INFORMED about your transition to SOU; and GET REGISTERED for your first term's courses.

Congratulations on your admission to SOU!

We are excited that you have decided to join our inclusive campus community that is dedicated to student success, intellectual growth, and responsible global citizenship.

All admitted students who have submitted the enrollment deposit will receive an email invitation to sign up for ROAR or will need to schedule an advising and registration appointment with Academic Support Programs. Sign up for a ROAR event is on a first come, first served basis and is free for students and guests.

ROAR Details:

First Year and Transfer Students:
Friday, December 2, 2016
Invitation emails for ROAR will be sent to students who have paid the enrollment deposit. If you have not received your invitation within 3 business days of paying your enrollment deposit, please contact us at studentorientation@sou.edu  or call 541-552-7076.

Check in begins at 8:30 am and the program concludes by 1:00 pm. Students must attend and participate in all components of the event in order to register at the end the event. Family and guests are welcome to attend at no cost. We have developed a specific track of programming designed for family members and guests. Lodging is not provided during one day events.

Online Degree Completion Students:
After paying the enrollment deposit, please call Academic Support Programs at 541-552-6213 to schedule a phone appointment.

First Year and Transfer Students (by appointment):
After paying the enrollment deposit, Spring and Summer Term Admits will need to contact Academic Support Programs by calling 541-552-6213.

Online Degree Completion Students:
After paying the enrollment deposit, please call Academic Support Programs at 541-552-6213 to schedule a phone appointment.

First Year and Transfer Students:
Dates coming soon!
Invitation emails for ROAR will be sent in early April 2017 to students who have paid the enrollment deposit. If you have paid the deposit but have not received your invitation at that time, please contact us at studentorientation@sou.edu or call 541-552-7076.

Online Degree Completion Students:
Invitation emails for an Online ROAR event will be sent in early April 2017 to students who have paid the enrollment deposit.

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Get connected!
As a new member of the SOU community, this is your opportunity to start developing connections that will last a lifetime. You will connect with:

-   New and current students
-   Faculty and staff
-   The SOU campus
-   The Ashland and Medford communities

Get informed!ROAR4
We want to give you the information needed to feel at home when you arrive this fall. Experts from across campus will ensure you are informed about:

-   The history, culture, and traditions at SOU
-   Academic programs and curriculum
-   Financial components of going to college
-   Your first year experience at SOU
-   Campus resources, student life, and extracurricular activities

Get registered!ROAR2
At ROAR, you will have the exciting opportunity to meet with an advisor and register for fall classes! 

-   Engage with faculty from your major
-   Meet with our professional academic advisors
-   Explore the many options for fall term classes
-   Register for fall term classes!

 

 
We look forward to seeing you at ROAR!

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Stevenson Union 312
1250 Siskiyou Boulevard Ashland, OR 97520
Phone: (541) 552-7076
Email: StudentOrientation@sou.edu