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SOAR - UC-Charleston Campus

Welcome to the University of Charleston and the Golden Eagle family! All of us at UC are excited that you will be joining our community and we look forward to meeting you.

SOAR 2014 will focus on providing information and resources to you and your family as you prepare to begin your college career. During SOAR, you will meet other students and families, interact with faculty members, learn more about life on campus, and have fun! We HIGHLY ENCOURAGE all new students to attend a SOAR Summer Preview.

Click here to REGISTER for SOAR I, II or III

SOAR Schedules

SOAR II Schedule (Friday Night) 

SOAR Schedule for ALL Students 

SOAR Schedule for Parents 

Refund Policy

Cancellations must be received by:

June 20, 2014 – FULL Refund

June 27, 2014 – 50% Refund

July 4, 2014 – NO Refund

Refund policy ONLY applies to SOAR II - Options A, B, and C. 

SOAR I 

Wednesday, July 9

SOAR Summer Preview (8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

SOAR II 

Friday, July 10 - 12




 

Option A: July 10-12 - Early arrival (Arrive Thursday evening for departure early Friday morning) 

  • Cost: $125
  • Thursday overnight (arrive 8:00 pm.)
  • Friday whitewater rafting excursion
  • Friday overnight activities 
  • Saturday SOAR

Option B: July 11-12 - Whitewater rafting, overnight stay (Meet at UC at 6:30 a.m. Friday) 

  • Cost: $100
  • Friday whitewater rafting excursion (meet at UC at 6:30 a.m.)
  • Friday overnight activities 
  • Saturday SOAR

Option C: July 11-12 - No overnight (Join us for rafting; spend the night at home; return for SOAR on Saturday) 

  • Cost: $75
  • Friday whitewater rafting excursion (meet at UC at 6:30 a.m.)
  • No overnight activities 
  • Saturday SOAR

Option D: July 11-12 - No rafting (Enjoy Friday overnight activities on campus and a short commute to SOAR on Saturday) 

  • Cost: $25
  • Friday overnight activities 
  • Saturday SOAR

Option E: July 12 Saturday SOAR only (8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) 

  • Cost: $0
 

SOAR III 

Tuesday, July 15

SOAR Summer Preview (8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

The Wednesday, Saturday and Tuesday sessions are identical –  choose the one that fits your summer schedule. 

*Details of the off-campus activity will be announced as soon as plans and costs are finalized. 

**Only New UC Students are allowed to stay overnight on campus and participate in the Off-Campus and Overnight Activities. There will be a fee for the overnight stay and off-campus activity.  A tentative schedule of events will be posted soon! 

Questions?

Please contact Meghan Sparrow, Coordinator of Student Programs in the Office of Student Life at 304-357-4741 or by email at meghansparrow@ucwv.edu.