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Summer Orientation & Academic Registration for New Students

Students must accept an offer of admission at Huron University College to register for a session.

If you have not accepted your offer please go to Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC)  and select "Undergraduate Applications" in the navigation bar on the left. Follow the step-by-step instructions on the website.

I've accepted my offer - what's next?

After accepting an offer, Huron students must register for a Summer Orientation & Academic Registration (SOAR).  Sessions are offered at Huron in June and July each summer.

The 2017 SOAR dates are as follows:

Wednesday, June 14
Friday, June 16
Wednesday, June 21
Friday, June 23
Friday, July 7
Friday, July 14
Friday, July 21

Each date will offer a morning and an afternoon session - 10:00am-12:30pm and 11:30am-2:00pm.
You will be asked to select your preferred time slot upon registering.

Registration for SOAR sessions is now open. Space is limited in each session, so make sure you sign up for your preferred time! To register, please follow the link: SOAR Registration
  • What is Summer Orientation & Academic Registration (SOAR)?

  • It is our goal to help first-year students get connected, learn more about Huron and Western, and meet members of our community before they start school in September.  At the SOAR Session, you will:

    • Select your courses
    • Create a course timetable and register for your courses
    • Learn about Huron and Western services, the campus and university life
    • Take a campus and residence tour
    • Meet staff and faculty
    • Meet other first-year students

    Parents are welcome to attend. There will be separate sessions for parents to learn about the first-year experience at Huron and have their questions answered.

  • What if I live outside Ontario?

  • Students who live outside of Ontario are welcome to book an online or phone appointment with an Academic Advisor to complete their SOAR Session, instead of coming to Huron. To book this session, call 519-438-7224 ext. 244 or email huronsss@uwo.ca with the following:
    • Your Name
    • Student Number
    • Contact phone number and email address
    • Dates and times you're available for a session (times are available beginning in late-June).
    Note: Schedule your SOAR Session early in the summer to increase your freedom and flexibility in course selection and timetabling. Students will be sent a Registration Guide in mid-June to prepare them for their SOAR Session.

    View your course selection tutorial here:
  • Timeline leading up to SOAR

  • June 1: We'll be mailing out your Registration Package. Use this information to prepare for your SOAR Session.

    When you register:  Check your email for the session schedule, parking information and directions to Huron.

    A couple days before your SOAR session: Check your email for a detailed schedule and last minute reminders.

    Please register for your session as soon as possible. Space in each session is limited and dates can fill up.