Add Sections

To add a new section, use the following procedure:

  1. In the navigation bar, click Sections.
  2. Click Add New.

    The Sections – Add New page displays, defaulting to the Properties tab.

  3. Enter the necessary information in the Properties tab. An * indicates a mandatory field.

    Field Name


    *Section Name

    Enter the section name.

    *Course Name

    Enter the course name.

    Course Description

    Briefly describe the course content.


    Enter the term in which the section will be available, i.e., fall, spring, summer, etc.).


    Enter the year the section will be available.

    *Content Version

    Select from Office 365®/2016 or Office 365/2019, depending on what is available to your institution and what you intend to use in the section.

    Student Auto-Enroll

    If this box is checked, students automatically enroll in this section. If unchecked, students will be wait-listed until you accept them into the section.


    If this box is checked, the Dropbox displays as part of the section.

    Study Center

    If this box is checked, the Study Center displays to students. You can disable the Study Center any time.

    Hide Section

    If this box is checked, students cannot see the section. You can use this to set up a template, which you can then copy, or while you are editing the section.

  4. Click Save.

    A dialog box confirms the section creates.

  5. Click OK to add the textbooks, instructors and students to the section.