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Incoming Student Orientation and Registration

Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) is for incoming freshman students who will be starting at the University of St. Francis in the fall of 2021. SOAR is a way for new students to register for classes, get to know USF better, and begin their lives as Saints!

SOAR Checklist

  1. Pay your tuition deposit.
    To confirm your spot in our next Freshman class, we ask for a $100 deposit that will solidify your spot in our new class, fully refundable through May 1.
  2. Sign below up for an appointment to register for classes.
    *To register, YOU MUST be admitted to the University of St. Francis and have submitted your $100 tuition deposit.
  3. Complete a housing application. 
    Want to live on campus? Complete a housing application and make a $50 deposit, fully refundable through May 1.
  4. Visit the MyUSF portal.
    Continue to check your account in the portal for further information on financial aid, admissions status, billing and your schedule once you register.
  5. Complete online orientation.
    After you register for classes, you will receive an email to complete your online orientation, where you will learn about campus resources and important information!
  6. Attend one of our new student events this summer!
    You can look forward to fun on-campus opportunities to meet friends and tour campus in May, June, July, and August. Check your USF email for dates and times.
  7. Mark your calendar for Welcome Weekend – August 20-22, 2021.
    You will meet your fellow classmates, faculty and staff, as well as learn more in your transition to becoming a college student before classes begin on Monday, August 23.

RSVP for Freshman Registration

Select a date and time under your major below to schedule a freshman registration appointment for for your fall semester classes.

New Student Orientation

Check back soon for summer socials, online orientation information, and Welcome Weekend 2021!

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