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MSU schedules in-person and virtual student orientation and registration sessions for 2021

As Morehead State University begins a new year, the University will prepare incoming Eagle students through its upcoming Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR) sessions for 2021.  

MSU will host SOAR sessions for new students, transfer students and Eagle Scholars (dual-credit students with MSU) in-person and in a virtual format.   

  • Thursday, Apr. 15 – Eagle Scholars* 
  • Friday, Apr. 16 – New Students* 
  • Monday through Friday, Apr. 19-23 – New & Transfer Students – Virtual** 
  • Monday, May 24 – Transfer Students* 
  • Tuesday, May 25 – New Students* 
  • Friday, June 11 – New Students* 
  • Saturday, June 12 – New Students* 
  • Monday through Friday, June 21-25 – New & Transfer Students – Virtual** 
  • Tuesday, July 13 – Transfer Students* 
  • Wednesday, July 14 – New Students* 

*Session will be in-person from 9 a.m. to noon (approximately). Facial coverings are required and there is a guest limit of one person per student.  

**Virtual sessions will include:  

  1. Online videos and text content you will watch on your own during the week.  
  2. Scheduled session with your academic advisor.  
  3. Live web session on Friday.  

Admitted students for Fall 2021will need to sign up at for the week of their preferred SOAR session. Once registration is complete, they will be emailed additional details.   

MSU demonstrates its Commitment to the Commonwealth through several initiatives designed to help students and families during these unprecedented times. We are proud to announce that we are freezing tuition, housing and fees at this year’s rates for the upcoming academic year.  

To learn more about the additional commitments we have made, visit   

To learn more about SOAR at MSU, visit or contact the Office of First Year Programs at or 606-783-5208.