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Student Orientation And Registration (SOAR)

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Start strong!

Student Orientation And Registration (SOAR) is your opportunity to register for your first semester of classes and become more familiar with life at Alverno. Faculty, staff, students, advisors and administrators will present a variety of information in an interactive format about our abilities-based learning curriculum, campus services and resources, class selection, and more. Ask us questions, meet new people and get ready to soar!

Alverno Students

Alverno Students 




Alverno Campus

First year Students

Upcoming SOAR events for new students - Fall 2019: 

Thursday, July 11: An overnight stay is optional for this SOAR event. Check-in for this SOAR will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 11. The program begins at 1:30 p.m. Students can expect to be done no later than 8 p.m.
A parent program will begin at 5 p.m. Families can either call Admissions at 414-382-6100 to register or register here: Parent & Family Orientation 
To be eligible to register for SOAR, you must pay your $100 enrollment deposit. Register for SOAR by contacting your Admissions counselor or by calling the Admissions Office at 414-382-6100 or


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Transfer and Adult Students

Upcoming SOAR events for transfer and adult students - Fall 2019: 

Tuesday, July 23
Register for either the morning session or the afternoon session.
Register now Morning Session: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Register now Afternoon Session: 1-4 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 16
A morning-only session is available.
Register now Morning Session: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.


Questions? Call the Admissions Office at 414-382-6100 or   

Student OrientationNew Student Convocation

The meaning of convocation, or convocare, is to call together. Alverno’s president calls together the College community at the beginning of every semester to welcome new students and their families. For students starting at Alverno in Fall 2019, Convocation will be on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019.