Once you've created a new room, you can make it private by importing a class roster from either an Excel spreadsheet (
*.xlsx) or comma-separated value (
How to Import a Roster
Click on Rooms
Find the room for which you'd like to import a roster and click the Add Roster icon; select Import from the corresponding drop-down menu.
If you don’t already have a class roster in CSV or Excel format, you can click Dowload Template to get one. Otherwise, click Choose File to open a standard operating system finder/explorer window and direct Socrative to the location of the Excel (*.xlsx) or CSV (*.csv) file that you want to import.
The Import Class List modal will appear and show the progress of your import. Once complete, the room will be active and you can add or edit students as necessary.