How to Copy Forward Expanded Section Descriptions

Expanded Section Descriptions can now be copied from one section to another. Expanded Section Descriptions must be consistent with the course description in the course catalogue. Students will be able to see this information when they use the Look Up Classes to Add feature in the registration system.

To copy forward an Expanded Section Description please follow these instructions:

1. Log in to myUVM and click on the Enter Expanded Section Description link found in the My Classes channel on the Teaching page:


2. Choose the term with the section description you wish to copy forward and click Submit:


3. Choose the appropriate section with the description and click Submit:


4. Scroll to the bottom and click Copy Description to New Term - Course:


5. Choose the term with the section where you want the copied description to be placed and click Submit:


6. Choose the appropriate section and click on Submit:


7. No further action is required. You should see a confirmation notice indicating that the section description was copied successfully:



If you need to delete an Expanded Section Description please follow these instructions:

1. Navigate to the section with the description you wish to delete, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Delete Description:


2. If you truly wish to delete the Expanded Section Description for this section click Delete Expanded Description:


3. No further action is required. You should see a confirmation notice indicating that the section description has been deleted successfully: