Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) Sessions

Advising Session


Reserve Your Seat:

To schedule your session, select the campus of your choice below:

Before registering for classes, all students are required to either:

  • Log in to my.CSMD and view the SOAR online session  OR
  • Attend a Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) session

Reservations are required.  In order to attend a SOAR session, you must have already completed the following steps:

  1. Fill out an admissions application and receive an electronic acceptance letter
  2. Provide your social security number to CSM
  3. Take the Accuplacer placement test through CSM, provide acceptable SAT/ACT scores to the college, or earn placement through your high school transcript.

When you attend a SOAR session on one of our campuses, you'll be able to:

  • Interact with peers and fellow students
  • Meet face-to-face with an academic advisor
  • Register for your classes
  • Learn how to use CSM's online registration system