Integrations and Applications

Explore how Veracross interfaces with other software here.

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API Configuration Overview
Overview An Application Program Interface (API) is an interface that allows third parties to receive data via request calls. The Veracross API has been built to connect third party vendors, in partnership with schools, to data stored within a schoo...
Third Party Integration Overview
Overview Veracross integrates with a number of third-party applications to provide a more seamless experience for the end user. By definition, integrations always involve transfer of data either to or from Veracross. Many make use of Veracross&r...
Address Validation and Geocoding
Overview Veracross validates United States addresses and geocodes addresses worldwide where possible. Address validation involves grooming (“cleaning up”) address data. Geocoding involves setting latitude and longitude (radians, not...
Administrator Mobile Directory App (for iOS and Android)
The Administrator Mobile Directory App is available for FREE via the Apple App Store (for iOS) and via Google Play (for Android). Just search ‘Veracross Directory for Administrators’ on your iOS device, or ‘VC Directory’ on your Android device.
Blackboard Connect Integration
Overview This article outlines how Veracross is able to integrate with the Blackboard Connect emergency alert system. If you don’t already have this integration, and are interested in purchasing it, contact your account manager. Details...
Blackboard Connect Parent Export
Overview Please refer to the Blackboard Connect overview page for more details about the integration. The Blackboard Connect export for Parent information is detailed below. The parent file will contain one row for each parent/student relationsh...
Blackboard Connect Staff/Faculty Export
Overview Please refer to the Blackboard Connect overview page for more details about the integration. The Blackboard Connect export for Staff and Faculty information is detailed below. The Staff and Faculty files are each individual files that a...
Blackboard Connect Student Export
Overview Please refer to the Blackboard Connect overview page for more details about the integration. The Blackboard Connect export for Student information is detailed below. The student file will contain one row for each student record in Verac...
Canvas Integration
Overview This article provides a general overview of the Veracross integration with the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS). If your school does not already have this integration and are interested in enabling it, contact your account manager f...
Canvas Integration — Data Synchronization
Overview This article explains in detail what data are synchronized when Veracross and the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) are integrated. When Veracross-Canvas integration is configured, data are sent nightly from Veracross to Canvas. If y...
Class A Scheduler Integration
Overview The third-party scheduling package called ‘Class A Scheduler’ by Longhouse Software can be used to create class schedules and schedule students. This is most often used by Middle and High Schools (not Lower Schools). This data ...
Clever Integration
Overview Veracross offers an extra-cost integration with Clever, a service for transferring school information in a secure manner from Veracross to a web application. Clever partners with dozens of third-party apps and web applications, and wi...
Data Packages
Overview Veracross offers a premium service called “Data Packages” which has the ability to generate data packages based on queries. Schools can use this to export their data in one of a couple formats to a configured des...
eFollett Integration
Overview This article provides an overview of Veracross integration with the eFollett “Book Now” online bookstore service. This integration makes it seamless and simple for parents to buy textbooks for their child(ren)’s classes. ...
Exporting Data from Rediker
Overview Instructions for full exports from Rediker (as reported in May 2010): 1.  Open Rediker’s Administrator’s Plus and choose the School Year that you’d like to export from. 2.  Close all open windows and then sele...
Generating an HAR File to Measure Veracross Performance
This article is written for very specific Veracross performance testing and should only be used in consultation with your account manager. Overview This article outlines the steps to take to track Veracross performance issues and should be use...
Google Drive Integration for Class Websites
Overview Veracross offers a number of integrations with third party applications; among them is Google Drive. Integrate with class websites via embed codes, and Google docs can be linked from assignments. Using Google Drive With Class Website...
Google Recommendation Forms for Internal Axiom Use
Overview UPDATE 7/7/20: As you may be aware, we have recently encountered an issue with rendering Google Form submissions tied to recommendation requests. Google recently made a change to how they render form submissions that is incompatible wit...
Mailmatch Integration
This functionality is no longer available for purchase. Overview Veracross has an integration with  Clearbit’s Mailmatch that can enrich your school’s data by populating a number of fields from social websites such as Linked...
Adding Files to Records
Schools are able to upload files to various records using the Veracross File Uploader. The File Uploader is best accessed directly by clicking on the Attach Files link on the Files tab of the record the file is being attached to.
Personal iCal Feeds
Overview Internet Calendars (also referred to as iCalendar or iCal) are a way to share calendars across applications. You can subscribe to Veracross calendars using a variety of applications, and they will update automatically with new events. &nbs...
Ravenna Integration
Overview Ravenna Solutions is a third-party admissions processing service that handles everything from initial inquiry through final admission decision. It can be an attractive option for some schools because it uses a common application, allowing...
SAO Integration Module
Overview The Veracross SSAT Integration module allows certain information submitted through The Enrollment Management Association (Formerly known as “SSAT”)’s Standard Application Online (SAO) to be imported into the Veracross Adm...
Setting Unicode for Mail Clients
Overview Sometimes you may have trouble with strange characters showing up in emails you send or receive. If that is the case, try setting your encoding to UTF-8 (Unicode). Instructions are below for a number of e-mail clients. Apple Mail: To s...
Third Party Payment Provider Integration
Veracross Checkout integrates with several payment gateways.
Wealth Engine Integration
Overview For schools that desire to import prospect screenings, we are offering a screenings import template in lieu of "Wealth Engine Integration." Please speak with your account manager for more information or read below for directions...