Lake-Sumter Community College

Lake Sumter Community College
Lake Sumter Community College

Lake-Sumter State College
New Student Orientation Program - SOAR!

All first time in college and dual enrollment students are required to complete SOAR prior to registering for classes. Transfer students are encouraged, but not required, to complete SOAR.

You are ready to begin work on completing your SOAR requirement once you have been accepted to LSSC and know your LSSC student X-ID number. If you do not know your X-ID number Click here and then click on the "Lookup X-ID" Icon.

Be sure to submit your official high school transcript or a copy of your GED to Admissions right away. These documents contain information that is vital to the SOAR process.


Appplications for SOAR Student leaders are now avalable.  Click this link​ or the icon below.  The deadline for application submissi​on is May 28th, 2017.


SOAR PART I: Online program with videos, web links, section quizzes & final assessment.  Complete all of SOAR Part I, including the final SOAR I assessment.

SOAR PART II: Live group advising session, offered on campus and online.

*All Spring-start students will be able to register for SOAR II beginning on October 3rd.​ 


PART I:  Click on the "Welcome to SOAR" icon below to begin.

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NEXT:  Click on the "Next Steps" Icon to learn what to do before attending Part II. 

Next Steps 

PART II:  Read the info below and make your appointment.    

SOAR II sessions will begin on time, therefore arrive early to sign-in and receive an orientation packet.  Students who arrive late, or anyone who fails to attend the entire session must reschedule.

SOAR II is for students only. With apologies to parents, family, or guests, and in accordance with our goal to accommodate as many students as possible while adhering to fire codes, we request that only our incoming students attend the session.

Making an appointment for SOAR II Summer Semester is now open 

Students intending to register for the Fall Semester will be able to make an appointment after
March 22nd, 2017.

SOAR II sessions are now available for Summer B and Fall starters and must be scheduled using the “Book Now” button below. 

Incoming Fall semester students, join us on Saturday, July 15, 2017 for a special SOAR II session at Leesburg Campus!  This will be the only Saturday session offered, so register quick as spots are limited.  This is an enhanced SOAR session which will allow yiou to have the opportunity to interact with many of our college offices and helpful staff.  Additionally, you will meet new friends, gain all of the tools necessary to help you successfully navigate your first day of classes in August, and register for courses before you leave for the day.  Students who attend are given priority registration.

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