Orientation – Burbank

Undergraduate Programs

Here you can find all the information you need to get started at Woodbury. Below you can learn more about and register for Placement Exams and Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR).

Placement Exams

Things to know about placement exams:

  • Placement exams must be taken before your SOAR date. You will NOT be permitted to attend SOAR if you have not satisfied your placement exam requirement.
  • Students must register in advance; walk-ins cannot be accommodated.
  • Students must check-in on time; late arrivals cannot be accommodated.
  • Placement exams dates are subject to change.
  • Both Math and Writing exams are offered on all placement exam testing days.
  • Students are given 45-minutes to complete each exam, unless other accommodations have been approved by Disabilities and Accessibility Services.
  • If you need accommodations, appropriate documentation verifying your disability must be provided to Disabilities and Accessibility Services no later than one week before the testing date. This documentation could be satisfied by submitting a copy of your Individualized Education Plan (IEP), doctor’s verification, notice of approved accommodation, or approval letter from College Board or ACT. Disabilities and Accessibility Services will email you after reviewing your request. Email Disabilities and Accessibility Services:
  • Exam Resources
  • For any questions, contact the Office of Admissions: 818.252.5221 or 800.784.9663.

Placement Exam Registration

To register for Spring 2019 placement exams, select a date below:

monday, january 7,  2019            10:00 Am – 11:45 am

tuesday, january 8,  2019             10:00AM – 11:45am  



SOAR Registration

Spring 2019

Attending Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) is required of all newly admitted students. SOAR helps prepare you for college life and shares with you the array of support services available from your new campus community. Note: a SOAR fee will be charged to your account.

SOAR Registration

For Spring 2019, there will be one SOAR for both freshmen and transfer students. To register, click on the date below.

thursday, january 10, 2019         8:30 AM – 5:00 PM


International Student Orientation

We require all international students to attend international student orientation. International students will learn about required legal and institutional responsibilities to maintain their status. Attendance is mandatory in order to remain in good standing with United States Citizenship Immigration Services (USCIS). Optional shopping excursion to downtown Burbank and the Empire Center from 3pm-6pm.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019         8:30 AM – 2:00 PM