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Add a New User Role

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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. 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.