2018 Summer Transfer SOAR

Student Program Information

On behalf of the University community, we would like to congratulate you on your admission to UNC Charlotte! We are sure you are excited about beginning your career as a 49er. In order to make your time here the most rewarding, you should take advantage of the SOAR Program. This program assists you with your transition to UNC Charlotte and allows you to meet with your academic advisor and register for your fall classes. You will also learn important information about the university and all of the services in place to promote your success.

Please note that in order to assist with the advising process, it is highly recommended that you bring a copy of your college transcripts. Your transcript evaluation report is available on the Admissions Office website: www.uncc.edu/admissions. If you do not have access to a computer with internet capabilities contact the SOAR Office at (704)-687-5509.

In order to register for fall semester classes, it is mandatory that all students attend all programs within a SOAR session. Failure to attend and participate may result in a student’s dismissal from the program.


Congratulations on your admission into UNC Charlotte. We thank you for your interest in attending.

Transfer Session 1: Friday, June 1, 2018

Transfer Session 2: Monday, June 4, 2018

Transfer Session 3: Monday, June 11, 2018

Transfer Session 4: Monday, June 18, 2018

Transfer Session 5: Monday, June 25, 2018

Transfer Session 6: Monday, July 9, 2018

Transfer Session 7: Monday, July 16, 2018

Transfer Session 8: Monday, July 30, 2018

Transfer Session 9: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Transfer Session 10: Thursday, August 16, 2018

Transfer Session 11: Friday, August 17, 2018 

Registration for these sessions will become available April 2nd at 12:00pm.

Please click here for Academic Advising availability information.

There is a $75 student fee for the Transfer SOAR sessions. As this session is a traditional transfer session, it includes supplemental educational and informational sessions as well as small group meetings. This fee also includes breakfast and lunch, as well as printed resources.

Special Notes:

  • Not all academic departments advise every session.
  • Students are only able to register for SOAR sessions at which academic advising is available for their major.
  • Should students need to change their major prior to registering for SOAR, contact the Office of Admissions at (704) 687-5507 or at admissions@uncc.edu; the process may take several business days to complete.

Students whose majors lie within the College of Arts and Architecture and Liberal Arts and Sciences in addition to those majoring in Nursing, Social Work and International Business must demonstrate a competency in either a foreign language or American Sign Language. You can access information regarding taking the proficiency exam at: https://languages.uncc.edu/undergraduate-programs/requirements-and-policies/language-placement-test. Additional questions about foreign language requirements and exemptions for CLEP, AP, and prior course work is available at the website above or may be directed to the Department of Languages and Culture Studies at (704) 687-8754. The foreign language exam costs $10, and payment can only be received with a credit card through their office.

At Summer Transfer SOAR, students have the opportunity to meet with a representative from their academic college. Advisors and faculty members will be available to present specific information related to the student’s college and major. Should students need to change their major prior to registering for SOAR, contact the Office of Admissions at (704) 687-5507 or at admissions@uncc.edu; the process may take several business days to complete.
Check-In is from 7:30am – 8:30am for Summer SOAR and takes place at the Student Union, room 200.
Parking for Summer Transfer SOAR is located in the Student Union Parking Deck. You will need to park in the Student Portion of the deck in order to insure you do not receive a parking ticket. There will be yellow signs directing you to the designated parking and check-in areas. Individuals parking in the Visitor’s Deck are personally responsible for any parking fees.
  • Pen, pencil, notebook
  • Copies of unofficial transcripts
  • Umbrella
  • Comfortable clothes and walking shoes
  • UNC Charlotte Student ID Number (You should memorize this number)

In the event you have yet to send in your required immunization records, visit the Student Health Center website at studenthealth.uncc.edu or contact the Immunizations Department directly at (704) 687-7424 for submission instructions. A Student Health Center representative will also be available for questions during resource fair sessions. 

Students with documented disabilities such as vision, hearing or mobility impairments, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or learning disabilities that may require test accommodations should contact the Office of Disability Services at least one month in advance of attending SOAR by calling (704) 687-0040 V/TDD. Students must provide disability documentation to the university in order to determine eligibility for services and appropriate accommodations. Test accommodations such as low distraction environment, extended test time, computer assistance, or enlarged print must be requested one week in advance and must be appropriate for the documented disability. Students who need sign language interpreters or materials in Braille should contact the Office of Disability Services at least one month in advance of attending SOAR. For more information check the Disability Services website at www.ds.uncc.edu or contact the Office of Disability Services.

Questions?

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
King Building Rm. 208
9201 University City Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28223-0001
704.687.5509
soardos@uncc.edu