Admissions

Southern’s Orientation, Advisement and Registration


SOAR is Georgia Southern’s orientation program – Southern’s Orientation, Advisement & Registration. At SOAR, you will receive information about how to succeed both in and outside the classroom through meetings with faculty, staff, and current students. Our goal is to give you the tools needed to be successful during your time at Georgia Southern.

All Summer & Fall 2020 SOAR Sessions are now open and available for registration! To make a reservation, please visit our online reservation system.

  • Meet with your academic advisor and plan for classes
  • Learn how Georgia Southern differs from your previous school (high school or college/university)
  • Discover campus resources and student life opportunities
  • Develop skills to succeed at Georgia Southern University
  • Learn faculty expectations
  • Understand academic advisement and registration
  • Get ready for on-campus living and being part of the Georgia Southern community
  • Hear about campus activities and organizations
  • Have a great time getting to know your new classmates!

Quick Reminders

  • A few weeks prior to your session, you can view the SOAR schedule online HERE.
  • To register for SOAR please visit your Admission’s Status Check Page and select the “Orientation” tab
  • All SOAR refunds must be requested 3 business days prior to the scheduled SOAR session.

Orientation P.O. Box 8096 Statesboro, GA 30460 912-478-7627 orientation@georgiasouthern.edu