Sign-Up for SOAR
For first-year students starting classes in Spring 2017, SOAR registration begins at 8am on Monday November 7, 2016.
For first-year students starting classes in Summer and Fall 2017, SOAR registration begins at 8am on Monday March 6, 2017.
Please follow the steps below to sign up for SOAR. If you have issues completing your SOAR reservation, call New Student Orientation (419-372-0353) for assistance.
When admitted, you received a Certificate of Admission from the Office of Admissions with information about establishing your BGSU account, including your BGSU ID Number. If you have not already done so, you must set-up and activate your BGSU account before conducting any other business related to your enrollment at BGSU.
Go to bgsu.edu/newaccount and follow the prompts to activate your BGSU account.
Log on to MyBGSU at my.bgsu.edu. Click on the "New Student" icon. On the left-hand side, click on the "My Orientation Reservation" link. Follow the prompts related to Student and Family Member/Guest reservations and make necessary payment. Payment is required to confirm your reservation and secure your selected date. After completing your SOAR reservation, you will be emailed an E-Confirmation Packet to your BGSU email; be sure to check it out for additional details about the program.
You can find important details such as arrival times, a list of local overnight accommodations, and directions to campus by clicking on the links to the left.