Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR)

Welcome to Central State University! We are excited about helping you make a successful transition to Central State University!

During summer 2021, the Office of Admissions will host in-person and virtual SOAR events to introduce you to our programs and support services offered at Central State.

To be eligible to attend SOAR, the Office of Admissions must have a record of your new student confirmation fee (confirmation fee $105, and housing fee $195). Go to or click the link below to pay your new student confirmation fee online or contact the Office of Admissions at or call 937-376-6348.

How to Pay Your New Student Confirmation Fee



Central State University SOAR will start on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, and will occur Tuesday and Friday with a few Saturday events. The SOAR events are scheduled as (3) hour sessions to cover all required information needed to successfully start fall 2021.

All new students are required to attend at least one SOAR event. Additional information will be provided after registration!

In-Person SOAR Registration Link