University of Wisconsin–Madison
"Well Red," a sculpture by Douwe Blumberg of a studious-looking Bucky Badger looking out at the lake.
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Welcome to the UW-Madison community. Your first step to becoming a Badger is attending SOAR! Get started by reading the below checklist.

SOAR Checklist

Before coming to campus, use this website as your guide to prepare for your SOAR session. The checklist includes links to a variety of campus offices and resources to help you access the most up-to-date information. If you have additional questions, you can also always contact the SOAR office by email at or by phone at (608) 262-4707. We can’t wait to see you on campus!

Complementary Programs for Summer SOAR Attendees

Looking to get a jump start on your Wisconsin Experience? In addition to SOAR, check out these other summer opportunities for new students!

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