SOAR - RSO Training

SOAR is the annual Recognized Student Organization (RSO) training that is required for organizations to earn or maintain recognized status at the University of Chicago.  In this training, students will: learn university policies that pertain to the success of RSOs, interact with their assigned advisor, and understand how their work impacts the university and the student body.  

SOAR Objectives

To provide RSO leaders resources and information to help them feel prepared to lead their organization and peers

  • To provide opportunities for RSO leaders to interact with their advisor, as well as CLI and university administration
  • To give opportunities for RSO leaders to expand their knowledge on topics such as: leadership of peers, freedom of expression, budgeting, and campus resources
  • To provide RSO leaders information and processes of their fiscal responsibility and opportunities

As most things this quarter, SOAR will be virtual and can be completed at any time over a 3 week period.  We will be using the Canvas platform and you must enroll in the class through the Registration link below.  Each RSO will be required to have at minimum 1 member go through the training to fulfill the training requirement.  The training will consist of informational videos and materials from the Center for Leadership and Involvement and other offices around campus.

Dates: September 29th - October 16th
Registration *link available on Sept. 29th
SOAR Frequently Asked Questions

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