Simply register your email with Hogwarts is Here. Go to your email account, and follow the instructions that are given. You will be given a link to click, follow this link. This will activate your account, and you can proceed to be active throughout Hogwarts is Here.
How do I enroll in a particular course?
To enroll, go to the top menu bar. Find the “Courses” tab, and click “Enroll Now.” There will be a menu full of courses. Once you have clicked that, there will be an overview. You can follow the mouse down to where it says “Enroll in _____ “ click the highlighted section that says “click here to enroll.”
How do I drop a course?
Currently, that option is not available. Leaving a course unattended does not affect your account or overall grade.
What do I get if I donate to the website?
If you donate you get access to new content before the regular users do. You are also providing the website with additional space to host more content. You also are exempt from viewing ads.
I have a suggestion I would like to let the staff know about.
You can use the ticket feature. This will give you the ability to send a ticket to the staff of Hogwarts is Here.
How do I get my wand?
We do not have a wand feature. However, Pottermore has a great feature that allows you to take a test and makes the ideal wand for you.
What do I do if I’m having problems with staff or students?
Contact your Head of House. Your Head of House is always your first point of call, and it is imperative that you report every problem that you have with students and staff, in order for us to resolve the situation. Bullying is not, has never been, and will never be, tolerated at Hogwarts. If you have a problem with your Head of House, you can contact the Deputy Head, or the Headmaster.
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What is a Chat Prefect, and what can they do?
A Chat Prefect is a person on Hogwarts is Here, who has special capabilities of moderating the chats that they participate in. They can ban students who fail to follow the rules, as well as enforce the rules.
Why am I unable to type in the chat?
The chat make have experienced a nargle. If you are in any live chat, and you hit enter, and get sent to a “done” screen, the chat is currently infested, and Hogwarts officials will resolve it shortly.
How do I know if I am banned from the Great Hall?
If you have been banned from the Great Hall, you will be sent to a screen where you are unable to see the messages. You will be given a message indicating your ban, and the amount of time you have been banned.
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What courses are available?
If you are a first year, you must take and pass all seven core courses to pass onto Year Two. If you are in Year Two, the course list will be listed on the main page. It is required that you take at least TWO of the five electives available in Year Two to pass onto the next term. A full list of courses is available by visiting our Academics page.
Are there any due dates for the courses?
For the first year, there is not. You are free to take as long as you would like. However, in the later years the Professors are capable of creating their own due-date for a particular course. Once you have opened an assignment, it will begin to countdown based on the particular Professor’s choice in time. If you fail to meet that deadline, you will have failed that assignment.
When will the later years be released?
The later years will be released once the current year has finished. Then there will be a brief break for the staff, and students, to relax during. Afterwards, the next term will be available. There are no exact dates on each of the up and coming courses. You can see what’s currently available on our Academics page.
Will the courses be difficult?
It depends on the class. While some are more difficult, it just depends on how much effort you put into it.
How do I access the next lesson?
You must complete the lessons in numerical order. You can’t skip a lesson, to access another one, but must instead complete all assignments for a lesson in order to gain access to next one.
What are House Points, and how do I get them?
House Points, like in the movies and books, are what they are said to be. Every time you get a grade back from an assignment, it adds to your points as well as contributes to the overall points. The Leaderboards in the Great Hall show the overall highest house points. If you go to the ‘Hogwarts’ tab, and then click your common room, you will see the highest point in your particular house.
What is an NES student?
An NES student is someone who doesn’t speak English as their first language, or not as their first language. Some Professors have different policies on NES students, so make sure to pay attention to their announcement page.
What is an LD student?
An LD student is a student with a learning disability. Just like NES, you should pay attention to the Professor's announcement page.
How do I join a dorm?
While at the home page, hover over the ‘Hogwarts’ tab. Scroll down, and you will find a ‘Dorm’ tab. Select this. You can either enter a dorm number that you know, or select ‘Random Dorm.’ This will bring you to the new dorm.
What is a Dorm Leader?
It is a position that was created automatically. This is given to the first person in the dorm. Dorm leaders if they leave, will have no rights in the dorm, and this will be passed onto the next person. Dorm leaders are capable of kicking people out of the dorm, and changing the settings of the dorm.
How do I create a club?
While at the home page, hover over the Hogwarts tab. There will be an option called ‘Hogwarts Clubs,’ select this option. You will have a series of buttons, either to create a club, or to join one. Simply select ‘Create a Club’.
How do I join a club?
You need to know the club number in order to join. Make sure you use no commas, or numbers.
Why should I join a dorm?
Joining a dorm can help expand your experience here at Hogwarts is Here. While joining a dorm, you are able to mingle with like-minded people.
What is the size of a dorm?
It ranges from 4 to a very very large number, some as big as almost 500. It just depends on the activeness of the dorm.
How do I become a Prefect?
If a Professor needs Prefects, there will be an application for the individual class.
Who are the Prefects, and what do they do?
There are numerous prefects. Prefects are known as ‘Professor Assistants.’ What they do is simply help grade assignments, and possibly help assist any questions that are being asked pertaining to the course that they help in.
Who are the Head Boys and Head Girls?
The Head Boy and Head Girls are interviewed specifically and separately by the Professor. The amount of Head Boys and Girls depends on the Professor. They may wish to have two Head Boys, and one Head Girl, or vice versa. They may also choose to not have any.
How do I access the Discussion Boards and post a discussion?
Each lesson for each class has its own discussion board. To access it, click on the lesson for the board you want, then you should see “Lesson Discussion” at the top with a number indicating which board it is.
To post a new discussion, click the ‘Start New Discussion’ link on the right side, and scroll all the way to the bottom. A textbox should be there that you can use to post your new discussion.
Who are the professors?
A full list of our professors, prefects and staff is available on our Meet the Staff page.
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