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Creating a new class

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Create a class

From your Latest Activity page, click on "Join or create a class" in the left sidebar.


Enter the name of your class and click on "Create your own."


Check the box if you want to allow other users to add sets and members to your class, type in your school name, and choose the correct school name from the drop-down.

Create class page

If you don't see your school name, you can add it by clicking on "Don't see your school? Add your school."

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Enter your school name, city, state, and country - then click "Create Class."


Please note: You can't edit school information once the class has been created, so make sure to check for spelling!

Add study sets

Add study sets that are relevant to the class. You can do this from the class page by clicking on "Add a Set" on the upper right.


Add members

There are two methods for adding members to your class. You can have the other user search for your username to find your class, or you can share the class join link with them.

Option 1: Search your username

You can tell the other user to search your Quizlet username and click on your name from the search results page.

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They will then be taken to your profile page, where they can click on the "Classes" tab and select the class they want to join.

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From the class page, they can click "Join Class"

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Option 2: Email a class join link

From any class that you've created, click on the "Invite More People" tab.

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You can email the join link to others and they will be automatically added to the class when they use that link.

Join link


Learn more about managing your classes.

Note: Students under 13 cannot create their own classes at this time.