Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Logging In - SOAR Online Help

Logging In

Start by going to the SOAR webpage.  This can be accessed from Sauk's home page in the QuickJump menu or type in the URL soar.svcc.eduinto the address bar of your internet browser.

Image showing choosing SOAR from the quick jump menu on Sauk's homepage or Image of the URL in the address bar of a web browser

The S.O.A.R. homepage will appear,
Click on the "Login to Your Records" link.

image of Login to Your Records link

A new screen will appear like the one below.

image of Login Page

In the User ID box,
Type in the "@" symbol followed by your eight digit Sauk ID number.
For example, If your ID number was @00587469, You would enter @00587469 as your User ID.

image of User ID entry field


Next, Type in your PIN number,
The first time you login as a student, you will need to visit or call the Admissions Department at 815.835.6273 or visit the Counseling Office on the first floor. You will be required to verify your identity and will be given a temporary PIN. Once logged in, you will be required to change your PIN. Your new PIN must be 8-15 characters and must contain at least one number and one character.

image showing where students would enter their PIN

Finally, Click the "Login" button to login to your records.

image of Login button

***On your first login, you will immediately be taken to a page asking you to change your password. This is for security reasons.

Enter in your Old Pin,
Make up a New PIN.
Enter in a New Pin
Finally Re-Enter your new PIN.
Click the "Login" button when you are finished.


*** Also On your FIRST LOGIN only,
You will see this next screen appear that asks you to select a Security Question and Answer.
You need fill this out before moving on. If you ever forget your password, the security question will allow you to retrieve your password if you answer the question correctly. ENTER A QUESTION THAT ONLY YOU KNOW THE ANSWER TO.

In the "Enter Question" field
Type in a question.
Then type in the answer in the "Answer" field.

Next, you will be taken to a "Terms of Use" page. You will only need to agree to this the first time you login also.

image of Terms of Use page

Read the Terms of Use.
After you have completed reading,
Click on the "Continue" button at the bottom of the page.

image of Continue button

Your Main Screen will open up and you will be able to navigate to your desired area from here.

image of Main Menu