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SOAR—Summer Preview - 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.

Please. . . mark your calendar for SOAR I, II or III


Wednesday, July 9

Summer Preview


Friday, July 11

Saturday, July 12

Off-campus activity* (optional)
President’s Dinner (optional)
Overnight stay in Ratrie Hall** (optional)

Summer Preview II


Tuesday, July 15

Summer Preview III

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! 


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

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2300 MacCorkle Ave., SE
Charleston, WV 25304
1-800-995-4682 (GO UC)

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