International SOAR Days: The Summer Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) process is designed to get you ready to attend Wartburg College in the Fall of 2017. At International SOAR, you will meet with your academic advisor, register for classes, get your Wartburg ID, and meet some new friends along the way. Additionally, you will receive important information about financial aid, housing, meal plans, student employment, and academic support. We look forward to seeing you at Wartburg!
Arrival Days: Monday, August 28 and Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Please arrive to Waterloo Airport (ALO), Waterloo Bus Station, or directly to campus on one of these days.
August 30, 2017
9:00 am Introductions and Welcome: Helen Leong, Director of International Student Services
10:00 am Healthcare in America
1:00 pm Individual Financial Counseling: An opportunity to meet with our financial aid and business office staff to discuss one on one your scholarships and financial obligations.
3:00 pm Health Clinic Visit: Drop off your health forms at our Noah Health Clinic
5:00 pm Dinner & Kayaking with Resident Advisors
Thursday, August 31, 2017
9:00 am Getting Settled in America: Introduction to American & Wartburg Culture
10:00 am F-1 Student Status
1:00 pm Information Technology: Device Registration, My.Wartburg, and more
3:00 pm Shopping
6:30 pm Ice Cream Social at President's House: Meet your Friendship Family
Friday, September 1, 2017
9:00 am MA 90 Test
10:00 am Check in for Orange Exceleration
1:00 pm Register for Classes with Academic Advisors