Student Orientation And Registration (SOAR)

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! 


HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: If you are currently in high school and are starting at Alverno in Fall 2020 as a freshman, please register for your SOAR date below. We have three options: 

Register Thursday, June 11 from 1-8 p.m.

Parents are invited to attend from 5-8 p.m. Dinner will be provided as well as special sessions for parents.

Register Friday, June 19 from 1-8 p.m. with overnight experience

Parents are invited to attend from 5-8 p.m. Dinner will be provided. Sessions for parents will be available in both English and Spanish. Pick up on Saturday, June 20 will be at 10 a.m.

Register Saturday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (all sessions in Spanish)

Parents are invited to attend for the entire event. All sessions will be held in Spanish. Lunch will be provided.


TRANSFER STUDENTS: If you are a transfer student starting at Alverno for Fall 2020, please register for one of the following SOARs:

Register Tuesday, June 16 - Morning from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Register Tuesday, June 16 - Afternoon from 12:30-4 p.m.

Register Tuesday, July 21 - Morning from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Register Tuesday, July 21 - Afternoon from 12:30-4 p.m.




Questions? Contact 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 2020, Convocation will be at on Monday, Aug. 31, 2020.