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For Fall 2020, Soar will be offering virtual appointments for all students. Schedule an appointment here.
When visiting Soar, wear a mask and follow all signs and posted placards to keep the UNC community healthy.

Transfer Students

Online orientation supports the transfer and nontraditional student acclimation to UNC. Completing the program gives you practical resources to get started and will help set up a successful transition to campus. 

You'll  will receive an email in their BearMail account from orientation@unco.edu with a link to access the online orientation within a week of being admitted to UNC. All incoming transfer students are required to complete online orientation.

Academic Advising

After online orientation is completed, the next step is academic advising. Major Exploration & Academic Probation advises students who have the following major designations:                

  • Exploring the Liberal Arts
  • Exploring Seeking Music             
  • Exploring Seeking Musical Theatre
  • Exploring Seeking Theatre

If you are in the above major designations you should contact a professional advisor in SOAR at soar@unco.edu, for advising on course registration. 

If you prefer to attend the optional in-person transfer and non-traditional welcome make a reservation through the orientation website