Skip to main content Skip to secondary navigation

Add a New User Role

Site Managers have permission to assign the site manager, site editor, or contributor role to users.

  1. Have the user log in to the site by navigating to [your site url]/user (i.e. https://userguide.stanford.edu/user) and clicking Stanford Login.
  2. Then from a site manager account, select People from the admin toolbar:
    Navigate to People User page
  3. In the operations column, click edit for the selected user: 
    Edit Users Operations
  4. On the user page, check the box next to the Contributor role for that user:
    Edit User Checkbox
  5. Click Save.