SOAR 2016

Published: September 29th, 2015

Category: event, Uncategorized


On behalf of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy Jacksonville campus, we invite you to attend the 15th annual Student Organization Annual Retreat (SOAR)! This event is sponsored by Target®, and is exclusively for the University of Florida College of Pharmacy students, faculty, and staff.

SOAR 2016 has four primary goals:

  • To enhance and further develop leadership skills in our students, which will assist them with effectively leading their organizations.
  • To foster better communication between the student leaders and organizations at our four campuses.
  • To increase awareness of the university policies that impact student organizations.
  • To have a great time!

Watch the promotional video below for more information on SOAR 2016!

Dates & Location

Campus Information
Friday, January 8th – Saturday, January 9th, 2016
Jacksonville, FL
Driving Directions


2016 Tentative Agenda

Dress Code

The dress code for this event is business casual for both days.


This event is free to attend, including all events and meals. Special thanks to Target® for their generous sponsorship! Unfortunately, there are no funds available for travel or hotel reimbursements.


Registration is closed

Cancellation Policy

If, for any reason you need to cancel, cancellation must be completed by noon on Monday, January 4th by emailing Stephany Nunez Cruz at

Lodging Information

Jacksonville Marriott
4670 Salisbury Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Rooms are available at the Jacksonville Marriott, which is conveniently located within walking distance of Dave & Buster’s.  Rooms are available at a discounted rate of $89/ night and can accommodate up to 4 people. Please call the number above to make your reservation and be sure to mention the UF College of Pharmacy SOAR group in order to receive the discount. Reservations must be made by Friday, December 11th to receive the discounted rate.

In addition, several Jacksonville students will open up their homes to the visiting students as lodging options for Friday and/or Saturday night. If you are interested in staying with a Jacksonville campus student, please email Liz Shald at

Contact Information

Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time with any questions or concerns!

Stephany Nunez Cruz
SOAR 2016 Chair
Student Council President
Jacksonville Campus
Kelsey Ohman
SOAR 2016 Co-Chair
Student Council President- Elect
Jacksonville Campus

Jenny Dillon
SOAR 2016 Advisor
Student Affairs Coordinator
Jacksonville Campus