Your Student Profile is host to all of your personal information on Scoir including personal details, academic information and test scores, activities and achievements, and college preferences.
This article contains the following sections:
- Updating your Personal Details
- Updating your Academic Overview
- Recording your Activities & Achievements
- Completing your Career Profile
- Setting your College Preferences
- Completing your Student Profile [Video Overview]
To edit or make changes to your Student Profile, go to the My Profile page from the global navigation bar.
Updating your Personal Details
You can update your general information by clicking the edit button next to your name.
You will be presented with an edit window to record any changes to your name, address, phone numbers, sex, race, ethnicity, and citizenship information.
When you’re finished, click Save.
You can update the email addresses associated with your account by clicking the edit button next to your email.
You will be presented with an edit window to provide an alternate email address or exchange it for your primary email address (used to log in to your account).
The alternate email you have provided will be in an awaiting validation state until it has been confirmed by clicking the link you’ve received in your inbox.
You can choose to receive notifications by email by checking the Send me notifications via email checkbox.
When you’re finished making changes, click Done.
You can add or edit parents and invite them to link to your account by clicking the + Invite a Parent button.
You will be presented with an edit window to provide the parent’s first and last name, email address, and education history.
You can remove parents from your account by clicking the edit button next to their name, then clicking Remove Parent. Note that this will only remove the parent from your student account, and will not delete the parent account.
To add a parent’s education history, select their Highest Degree Earned from the drop-down menu.
If you selected ‘Some College, No Degree Earned’ or greater, you will be required to provide a school and degree. You can add additional schools and degrees by clicking the + Add a School button.
When you’re finished, click Invite to send an invite to the parent’s inbox and close the window.
You can indicate that you are a first-generation college student by checking the checkbox.
If you’re linked to a high school that is using Scoir to collect FERPA signatures, you’ll be able to review and sign your FERPA Release Authorization and Waiver of Rights forms by clicking the Review and Sign links beneath each form.
The status of each form will be represented beside the form name after they have been completed.
Once completed, you must contact your counselor if you wish to make changes to your FERPA Release Authorization or Waiver of Rights.
You can add or edit your application IDs by clicking the edit button next to Application IDs.
You will be presented with an edit window to update your Common App and Coalition App IDs.
When you’re finished, click Save.
Updating your Academic Overview
The Academic Overview section contains your high school and test score information.
High School Information
You can update your high school graduation year by clicking the edit button next to your high school.
If you have transferred to a new school, or if the school currently linked to your account is not accurate, notify Scoir support by clicking Not your school? Notify Scoir support.
You can edit your GPA by clicking the Edit button in the GPA tile. You will be presented with a window to edit your GPA. When you’re finished, click Save.
If you aren’t yet linked to a high school, learn how to do so by following this guide.
To add a test score, click the + Add Test button and select the test type you’d like to record. You’ll be prompted to provide the related scores based on your selection, then click Save.
To edit an existing score, click Show Details to expose your test score history, then click the test date from the table. You’ll be prompted to update the recorded scores for that test.
When you’re finished, click Update.
Recording your Activities & Achievements
To record an activity or achievement, click the + Add button in the Activities & Achievements tile.
You’ll be presented with a window to select the category of your entry, add a title, select grades participated, report hours per week and weeks per year, and add a description of the entry.
When you’re finished, click Save.
Entries will be automatically organized by type. You can edit your entries by clicking the edit icon beside the entry.
Completing your Career Profile
Scoir has partnered with YouScience to provide a comprehensive career and aptitude assessment, regardless of whether or not you’re linked to a high school.*
Currently, there is no method to link an existing YouScience account to a Scoir account. We’re currently working with YouScience to provide this functionality as soon as possible.
To complete your YouScience assessment, click the Get Started button in the Career Profile tile.
You can return to the assessment at any time by clicking the Get Started button.
Once you have begun your YouScience assessment, you can always return to where you left off by clicking the Finish the assessment button.
When you’ve finished the assessment, be sure to save careers on YouScience by clicking the Save Career button in the career’s tile.
This will save the career to your Career Profile in Scoir, from which you can discover and add related fields of study to your College Preferences.
* Note: This assessment can only be completed once per Scoir student account, if you complete the assessment prior to linking your Scoir student account to a high school, your results will remain and you will not be given a new opportunity to complete the YouScience assessment.
Setting your College Preferences
You can customize your Scoir experience by setting College Preferences.
To set College Preferences, click the + Add button in the column you wish to add criteria.
You’ll be presented with a window to select the type of criteria you’d like to add to that column.
Click the type you wish to provide, then complete the fields and click Save to record the preference.
You can move preferences between columns by clicking the icon on the right-side of the preference facet to change its state or delete it from your College Preferences.
College Preferences are also editable via the Preference Search tab in College Search. Updates made to the Preference Search pane of College Search will also be reflected in the College Preferences tile of your Student Profile.
For more information on how to personalize your Scoir experience, check out our guide.
Managing your Scoir Drive
You can upload important files and links to your Scoir account to collaborate with your parents and counselor or to prepare your college portfolio.
Items in your drive will be shared with your counselor and any parents linked to your account.
To add a file to your drive, click the Drop files to attach, or browse button. You can also drag and drop files directly onto the button to upload.
To add a link to your drive, click the Share or Link button, then paste the link’s URL in the Paste Share Link field and give the link a title.
For more information on the Scoir Drive feature, check out our guide.
Completing your Student Profile [Video Overview]
The video below presents a brief overview of completing your Student Profile on Scoir.