Jenzabar Campus Portal Features Help Hub



Information and features vary according to the roles to which you belong and the permissions associated with those roles. For more information, contact your module manager or your campus support team.

The Essay question type lets people enter multiple lines of text (e.g., people can respond to essay questions or enter open-ended comments/feedback).

  1. Log in to the Campus Portal as an administrator and access FormFlow - Forms.

  2. Click Manage Forms.

  3. Click on the form you want to update. The admin view of the form displays.

  4. Click Add Question.

  5. Enter a Unique ID for the essay question.

  6. Select Essay from the Type drop-down.

  7. In the Text field, enter and format the label you want to use to describe the essay field.

  8. Text is automatically added to the left of the essay field. Use the Text Position options to move it to the top or right.

  9. If you are grouping fields, enter the group name in the Group field.


    Each question being included in the group must have the same group name in this field.

  10. If you are using a collection grid:

    1. Select the grid you are associating the essay with from the Grid drop-down.

    2. Select the appropriate Grid Function from the drop-down.

  11. Click Save changes.