For Students: Personalizing your Dashboard & College Preferences

Scoir offers a few ways of personalizing your college discovery experience: the Student Dashboard and College Preferences.

This article covers the following topics:

Personalizing your Student Dashboard

The Student Dashboard is your personalized Scoir landing page.


To personalize your Student Dashboard, follow these steps.

  1. Go to the Student Dashboard by clicking the Home button in the global navigation bar.
  2. If available, complete the onboarding prompts for Finding Your College match, Following Colleges, providing Personal Interests, and providing Academic Focuses. You can also Discover Careers using the Career Assessment.
Please note: If any of the above prompts are not displayed, the required information has already been collected and completed.

Once criteria is provided, college tiles will populate relating to your interests, and any in progress applications will show, along with messages from colleges you follow, application deadlines for colleges you are applying to, & college visits you have signed up for.

Setting your College Preferences

The College Preferences feature allows you to personalize your Scoir experience by choosing a few qualities that characterize your ideal college.

To set your College Preferences, follow these steps.

  1. Go to the View Profile page from the global navigation bar under the Me drop down.
  1. On the left sidebar, click on College Preferences
  2. Click the + Add/Edit Preferences button to add criteria
  3. Select the type of criteria you’d like to provide from the categories listed, then search for the specific criteria.
Preferences modal
  1. Click Done to record your preferences.
You can always edit your preferences from your student profile.

College Preferences are also editable via the Discover tab.

Please note: Updates made to the College Preferences tile on the Student Profile will also be reflected in the Discover Search pane.

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