Get Ready for College

Once you have completed the student application process, your next step is to complete orientation. Orientation is required of all new NSCC students. Orientation will introduce you to NSCC student services and resources. Students have two options for completing the orientation.

Get Ready Online

  • Log in

    Log in to Sakai using your NSCC ID (N#) and your password.

  • Find SOAR

    Click on ‘Sites Menu’ icon in the upper right hand corner and click on the ‘SOAR Online’ link in the drop down menu. Click on ‘SOAR Content’ on the left hand side to complete the orientation.

  • Test

    To complete the SOAR and remove your hold, you must complete the quiz and score 100%, then confirm your score by following the prompts.

  • Next Step...

    Meet with your academic advisor to review program requirements and register for classes. To make an appointment contact the Advising Center at 419.267.1390 or Please note: you must have ACT or Accuplacer scores on file prior to registering for classes.