SOAR Checklist

Check in for SOAR will be in the Furr Welcome Center

Items to complete before you come to SOAR:

Submit Enrollment/Housing Deposit (Required to receive your shedule)


Submit proof of Bacterial Meningitis Immunization given within the last five years. (Required to receive your schedule) Please take the time to read an important letter provided by the State of texas.
Submit Health Form
Submit Tuberculosis Screening Questionnaire
Submit a copy of your Medical Insurance Card


Review the First Year Seminar Course Descriptions and take the electronic Preference Survey. (sent via email) 
Submit unofficial Dual Credit transcript from the College/University the courses were taken.

To obtain an official transcript, contact the College/University registrar office that you took dual credit courses with. Official transcripts should be mailed to:

Office of Admissions

1 McMurry University,  #278

Abilene, TX 79697.

Submit TSI/Accuplacer test scores (if you have taken the tests) 
If you have taken or plan to take an AP (Advanced Placement) Test please request that test scores be sent to McMurry University from College Board.

Submit Final Official High School Transcript. Official transcripts should be mailed to:

Office of Admissions

1 McMurry University,  #278

Abilene, TX 79697. 

Required New Student Training Courses

McMurry University requires all new and transfer students to complete two online training programs (listed below).  Please click on either course to access information about logging in to take the courses.  Both courses should appear once you are logged-in on the SafeColleges website.

Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduate Students
Alcohol Awareness for Students

Financial Aid and Student Billing

Sign in to the Financial Aid Portal – Net Partner at

Review and submit required documents

Submit the Financial Responsibility Agreement 


Disability Services 

Submit Application for Disability Services and provide documentation (If applicable)
Application for Disability Services

In order to receive special accommodations for testing, your student must first complete the Application for Disability Services and provide adequate documentation of his/her disability from a qualified professional such as a licensed psychologist or a diagnostician who has evaluated the student with the last three years. For more information please visit the web site

Campus Living

Housing Contract 
Meal Plan Options 
Student ID
You will take your Student ID picture during SOAR.
Parking Permit 

Things to bring with you to SOAR

Notebook & Pen or Pencil
Extra Long twin sheets/bedding OR Sleeping Bag
Towel & Washcloth
Toiletries (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, etc.)
Calculator: NO CELL PHONES WILL BE ALLOWED. (Only applicable to students who are testing.)