New Student Orientation - SOAR

If you are a student who is pursuing any COS certificate, AA degree, or transfer requirements, and are new to COS or returning after two or more years, you will want to participate in SOAR (Siskiyous Orientation, Advising, & Registration). At SOAR, students will receive orientation, advising, a class schedule, and a campus tour. You must provide any high school or college transcripts prior to scheduling your SOAR session. These will be used for math and English placement. Please call Counseling and Student Support Programs at (530) 938-5353 with any questions or to sign up for SOAR. Each session has limited availability.

SOAR Days 2017
Date Time Location
Wednesday, November 8 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Weed
Thursday, November 9 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Friday, November 17 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Yreka
Thursday, November 30 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Friday, December 1 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Yreka
Thursday, December 7 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Weed
Friday, December 8 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Thursday, December 14 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Weed
Friday, December 15 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Yreka
SOAR Days 2018
Date Time Location
Thursday, January 4 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Weed
Friday, January 5 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Thursday, January 11 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Weed
Friday, January 12 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Thursday, January 18 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Weed
Friday, January 19 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm Yreka

What do we do during SOAR?

During the 4 hour SOAR Day, students will:

  • Meet other students
  • Learn about Campus Resources & Services while on a Weed Campus Tour
  • Learn about the mySiskiyous portal - and its resources
  • Navigate the COS website and resources and how to find information
  • Discuss Educational Goals (AA, Certificate, Transfer)
  • Begin the creation of their education plan
  • Schedule and register for classes

Contact Counseling and Student Support Programs

800 College Ave
Weed, CA 96094
Email: counselingservices@siskiyous.edu
Phone: (530) 938-5353
Fax: (530) 938-5531