Missouri State University

SOAR: Student Orientation, Advisement and Orientation

Two-Day Schedule

This schedule is for students admitted for the fall semester who are attending a SOAR session during June or July. If you have registered for a one-day session in August, view the One-Day Schedule.

Day 1

TimeStudent session Family session 
8:00 a.m.     
 
 

Math Placement Exam
8:30 - 9:30

PSU Lobby

 
 
9:00 

SOAR Check-In
9:00 - 9:50

PSU, Level One Game Center 

 
   
 
10:00 

Welcome to Missouri State University
10:00 - 10:30

PSU Theater 

 
 

Freshman Challenge
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

PSU Ballroom East

 

 

   

 

 

     

Creating an Academic Partnership
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

PSU Theater

  
 
11:00 
 

Lunch
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

PSU Union Club and PSU Food Court

   
 
 
12:00 p.m.

Lunch with Your SOAR Leaders
12:00 - 1:00

Garst Dining Center

   

 

   
 

Student Health and Wellness
12:15 - 1:00

PSU Theater

 

 
 
1:00 

Introduction to Your College
1:00 - 1:45

Various meeting rooms


 

 
 
 

Advisement Information Meeting
1:45 - 3:00

Various meeting rooms

           

 

 

 

 

2:00 
 
 
 
3:00 

Trial Schedule Building
3:00 - 4:30

Various meeting rooms


           

Rights, Responsibilities and Safety
3:00 - 3:45

PSU Theater

 

 

 
 
 

Bookstore, Residence Life & Dining Services
3:45 - 5:00

PSU Theater

 

4:00 
 
 

Rights, Responsibilities and Safety
4:30 - 5:00

Carrington Auditorium

 
5:00 

Getting Involved at Missouri State
5:00 - 6:00

Carrington Auditorium

Q&A from the SOAR Leaders
5:00 - 6:00

PSU Theater 

 
 
 
6:00 

Dinner with your SOAR Group
6:00 - 7:00

PSU Ballroom

 

 

 
 
 
7:00 

Residence Hall Tours
7:00 - 7:30

Residence halls

Commuter Student Success
7:00 - 7:30

PSU 313

 
 7:30

Find Your Fit at Missouri State
7:30 - 8:00

Foster Recreation Center

Family Dessert Reception
7:30 - 9:00

Bears' Den in Blair-Shannon Dining Center

 

  
 

Evening Activities
8:00 - 10:00

Foster Recreation Center  

 

For more information about your lodging options, visit our Overnight Accommodations page.

 

Day 2

TimeStudent session Family session
8:00 a.m.    
 

Welcome and Entertainment
8:15 - 8:30

PSU Theater

 

Money Matters
8:30 - 9:15

PSU Theater

 
9:00
 

Q&A with the SOAR Leaders
9:15 - 10:30

Carrington Auditorium

Office of Student Engagement
9:15 - 9:35

PSU Theater

 

Campus Recreation
9:35 - 10:05

PSU Theater

 
10:00

Computer Services
10:05 - 10:25

PSU Theater

 
 

Advisement and Registration
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Various meeting rooms

 

Career Center
10:25-10:45

PSU Theater

 

Residence Life and Services
10:45 - 11:05

PSU Theater

11:00

Campus Expo
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

PSU first and second floors

 
 
 
12:00 p.m.