Week 1

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July 17-21
SOAR Week 1: Welcome to University

This week will introduce you to university life and how to start your journey on the right foot. Learn some of the differences between high school and university, meet some of the key people and resources that will help in your transition, and start thinking about your long-term goals!

Photo of University Hall with a blue sky in the background.

What is SOAR?

Man wearing backpack stands next to grey bookshelf

High School vs. University

Dorm room with brown desk, chair, closet and bed

Living Away from Home

Students sitting around a table with coffee and laptops open

How do I get involved?

Birds-eye view of three friends sitting on the ground

Making Friends in University

Group of 5 students sitting on rocks in front of green bushes

Week 1 Interviews: Hajirah

Group of 5 students sitting on rocks in front of green bushes

Week 1 Interviews: Rachna

Group of 5 students sitting on rocks in front of green bushes

Week 1 Interviews: Angela

Mountaineer at the top of a mountain with the moon in the background

Week 1 Challenge Activities