9.2 Processing Block Enrollments

Purpose: Use this document as a reference for processing block enrollments in ctcLink.

Audience: All staff.

You must have at least one of these local college managed security roles:

  • ZD SR Enroll Students
  • ZD SR Super User
  • ZZ SR Enroll Students

If you need assistance with the above security roles, please contact your local college supervisor or IT Admin to request role access.

Note: Please see QRGs for Defining Student Enrollment Blocks and Defining Class Enrollment Blocks for more details on creating groups, students, and enrollment classes.

OEE Classes: The start date field is not available with Block Enrollment. To enroll students in OEE classes, use the Enrollment Request or Quick Enrollment processes.

Processing Block Enrollments

Navigation:  NavBar > Navigator > Records and Enrollment > Enroll Students > Block Enrollment > Block Enroll Merge

  1. The Block Enroll Merge search page displays.
  2. Select the Add a New Value tab.
Block Enroll Merge search page
  1. The Block Enroll Merge tab displays.
  2. Enter Academic Institution.
  3. Enter Student Block.
  4. Enter Class  Block.

Note: the Detail/Create links under each section allow the user to create an ad-hoc student block. Ad-hoc student and class blocks cannot be saved for future use.

  1. Select Merge to merge students and class blocks. Report Status will remain "Pending." 
Enter Student Block and Class Block  before selecting Merge
  1. Select Retrieve if you want to ensure all students are listed before submitting.
  2. Click on the Block Enroll Merge tab to select Submit.
Select Retrieve before selecting submit to ensure students did not bleed over
  1. Select Submit to process the enrollments.
  2. If the Request Status is "Success," this process is completed.
  3. If the Request Status is "Errors," select Retrieve to view errors.
After selecting Submit, select Retrieve to view the errors
  1. The Block Enroll Detail tab displays.
  2. Select Detail to view the error messages specific to one student.
Block Enroll Details tab lists the students and the DETAIL link
  1. The Block Enroll Detail 1 tab displays.
  2. As errors are resolved, select the Block Enroll Merge tab and repeat step 8 until the Request Status is "Success."
The Block Enroll Detail 1 tab displays the error message
  1. Process complete.


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