Student Online Advising & Registration (SOAR)

Student Online Advising & Registration

Student Online Advising & Registration (SOAR) is designed to quickly and easily prepare you for your educational career at College of Western Idaho.  SOAR will provide you with tools and information important to your success. Topics covered in SOAR include:

  • Financial Aid & Tuition
  • Student Tools
  • Student Resources
  • Advising
  • Academic Planning
  • Registration

Once you are accepted to CWI, you will need to complete SOAR prior to registration.  

Steps to complete SOAR and be prepared for registration:
1. Complete  SOAR or Mobile SOAR
2. Log into Blackboard and complete SOAR quiz. ( SOAR Completion Quiz will not be available until April 1st )
3. Attend an in-person Registration Session if:
  • You wish to meet with an Advisor for help planning your first semester
  • You require ANY additional assistance with registration for courses
  • You have additional questions you would like to discuss about advising and/or registration

You will receive instructions on how to sign up for an in person Registration Session at the end of SOAR. The Registration Session is ideal for students who both want and need in person advising assistance for planning and choosing classes, and navigating our CWI systems (Blackboard, myCWI, and CWI email).

Registration Sessions are offered at multiple locations. Once you RSVP for a Registration Session, please refer to your confirmation email for directions on canceling or rescheduling.

Locations and Maps

SOAR Resources

Welcome Brochure

  • The Welcome Brochure is a packet that provides all new CWI students with basic information about the tools and resources available to them, and how to access those tools and resources.

Semester-by-Semester Planning Worksheet

  • The semester-by-semester planning worksheet will assist you in planning your courses for multiple semesters.

Degree Plan Worksheets

  • Degree plan worksheets are available for every degree.  You were sent a degree plan with your acceptance letter or find one located on the Degree Plan Worksheet tab.

On your degree plan worksheet you will find:

  • Major and catalog year
  • List of course requirements in your department’s recommended order to complete
  • For GEM requirements refer to list of general education course options
  • Course title or recommended course to complete listed requirement
  • Number of credits needed to complete requirement
  • Semesters that course(s) are offered

Degree Plan Worksheets

Administrative Specialist
Associate of Applied Science for Administrative Specialist - Spring Start Advising Worksheet
Associate of Applied Science for Administrative Specialist - Fall Start Advising Worksheet
Advanced Mechatronics Engineering Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Advanced Mechatronics Engineering Technology Advising Worksheet
Anthropology
Associate of Arts in Anthropology Advising Worksheet
Applied Accounting
Associate of Applied Science in Applied Accounting Advising Worksheet
Associate of Applied Science in Applied Accounting - Spring Start Advising Worksheet
Athletic Training
Associate of Arts in Education—Physical: Athletic Training Advising Worksheet
Auto Body Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Auto Body Technology Advising Worksheet
Automotive Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Technology Advising Worksheet
Biology
Associate of Science in Biology Advising Worksheet
Associate of Science in Biology—Healthcare Emphasis Advising Worksheet
Associate of Science in Biology—Natural Resources Emphasis Advising Worksheet
Business - General
Associate of Arts in Business - General Advising Worksheet
Certified Dental Assisting
Associates of Applied Science in Certified Dental Assisting Advising Worksheet
Cisco Networking and Security Technologies
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Cisco Networking and Security Technologies Advising Worksheet
Communication
Associate of Arts in Communication Advising Worksheet
Computer Support Specialist
Associate of Applied Science Degree for Computer Support Specialist Advising Worksheet
Criminal Justice
Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice Advising Worksheet
Drafting Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Drafting Technology Advising Worksheet
Early Childhood Education
Associates of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education Advising Worksheet
Education, Elementary
Associate of Arts in Elementary Education Advising Worksheet
Education, Secondary
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Biology Concentration Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Chemistry Concentration Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Earth Science Concentration Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Mathematics Concentration Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Physical Science Concentration Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in Secondary Education - Social Science Concentration Advising Worksheet
English
Associate of Arts in English - 102 Start Advising Worksheet
Associate of Arts in English - 101 Start Advising Worksheet
Exercise Science
Associate of Arts Education - Physical: Exercise Science Advising Worksheet
Fire Service Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Fire Service Technology Advising Worksheet
Geography
Associate of Arts in Geography Advising Worksheet
Geology
Associate of Science in Geology Advising Worksheet
Heavy-Duty Truck Technician
Associate of Applied Science in Heavy-Duty Truck Technician Advising Worksheet
Heavy-Equipment Technician
Associate of Applied Science in Heavy Equipment Technician Advising Worksheet
Heavy-Equipment Welding and Fabrication
Associate of Applied Science in Heavy Equipment Welding & Fabrication Advising Worksheet
History
Associate of Arts Degree in History Advising Worksheet
Horticulture Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Horticulture Technology Advising Worksheet
Information Security and Digital Forensics
Associate of Applied Science in Information Security and Digital Forensics Advising Worksheet
Law Enforcement
Associate of Applied Science in Law Enforcement Advising Worksheet
Liberal Arts
Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts Advising Worksheet
Machine Tool Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Machine Tool Technology Advising Worksheet
Marketing Management
Associate of Applied Science in Marketing Management Advising Worksheet
Associate of Applied Science in Marketing Management - Spring Start Advising Worksheet
Medical Administrative Support
Associate of Applied Science for Medical Administrative Support Advising Worksheet
Medical Assistant - Credit
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Medical Assistant Advising Worksheet
Network Administration
Associate of Applied Science in Network Administration Advising Worksheet
Nursing
Associate of Science Degree in Nursing Advising Worksheet
Physical Therapist Assistant
Associates of Applied Science Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant Advising Worksheet
Political Science
Associate of Arts in Political Science Advising Worksheet
Powersports and Small Engine Repair Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Powersports and Small Engine Repair Technology Advising Worksheet
Psychology
Associate of Arts in Psychology Advising Worksheet
Sociology
Associate of Arts in Sociology Advising Worksheet
Software Development
Associate of Applied Science in Software Development Advising Worksheet
Surgical Technology
Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology Advising Worksheet
Transportation Management
Transportation Management Advising Worksheet
Welding and Metals Fabrication
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Welding and Metals Fabrication Advising Worksheet
Western States CAT Technician
Associate of Applied Science Western States CAT Technician Advising Worksheet
Wildland Fire Management
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Wildland Fire Management Advising Worksheet

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