How to Override Default Screens

If you are not aware, eduTrac SIS has a hide links function which allows you to override default screens with your own custom screens. By replacing default screens with your own custom screens, you won’t have to worry about your changes being overwritten by an automatic update. Why would  you […]

Workflow for Withdrawing a Student

Every now and again, an institution will need to handle requests for withdrawing a student from the institution. There is a difference between dropping and withdrawal. When withdrawing a student from a course and/or the institution, use this guide in order to have a better understanding of what happens to courses and […]

The Quandary of Lookup Screens

Every now and again, we will get the question, “why is eduTrac built in a way that doesn’t allow the loading of all the data?” This question doesn’t pertain to students because they don’t have access to any lookup screens, but it pertains more to admins, faculty and staff. The conversation […]

Best Server Setup for eduTrac

eduTrac is a really robust college management system that allows you to manage the majority of daily tasks with ease. However, due to its size and data collection, it really isn’t ideal to run it on a shared hosting environment. It may be cost effective at first, but when your […]

Nginx Rewrite for eduTrac

The server requirement for eduTrac has always been Apache. However, for those who would like to install eduTrac on an Nginx powered server, can now do so. Just add the following Nginx rewrite to your vhost: location / { try_files $uri $uri/ @rewrite; } location @rewrite { rewrite ^/(.*)$ /index.php?url=$1; […]