Happy Holidays from SOAR

Wishing everyone Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year! And to let you know I will be unavailable between December 24th and January 1st this year.  I will be back in the office on January 2, 2013. Please don’t hesitate to email me, I will be checking in periodically and will respond as soon as I can. Thank you for using SOAR! … [Read more...]

Estimating your GPA with Planned Courses

Did you know that you can estimate the GPA in SOAR by entering Planned courses? The Planned courses default grade is a P, no GPA affect.  However, you can select a grade to see the planned course calculate into the GPA. When a degree audit is requested with Planned courses, a separate Planned GPA will be displayed. Both the EWU GPA and the Planned GPA can be easily … [Read more...]

SOAR vs. EagleNET (Transfer Courses)

Did you know you are only seeing part of the transfer course information in EagleNET? Transfer courses are processed in SOAR and therefore, SOAR has all of the transfer course information. Transfer Course Information Term the transfer course was taken EWU equivalent or Pseudo course Credit Grade Transfer course title Institution abbreviation – begins with a … [Read more...]

Prior EWU Credit

For those students returning to EWU who attended prior to Fall 1987, their credits are on a hard copy transcript.  These courses are not entered into the system individually, but in a block of credit instead. Exceptions are entered to cover the General Education and University requirements, so that it is easy to determine which of these requirements still need to be … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving

Just wanted to wish everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving break! And a thank you to all of you who use SOAR.  I really appreciate the feedback and suggestions that make SOAR easier to understand and overall just a better campus resource. Please don’t ever hesitate to contact me. Thank you for using SOAR! Julie … [Read more...]