How do I create a .zip file?

To use this format, follow the steps outlined below:

  1. Create a new folder on your Desktop, name it the document type you will be uploading. For example, Test Scores, Transcript or Financial Documentation.
  2. Move all the files you wish to upload into the new folder.
  3. Right click on the folder from your Desktop.
    a.     PC Users: select “Send to,” followed by “Compressed (zipped) folder.”
    b.     Mac Users: select “Compress [folder name].”
  4. Your new .zip file will be on your Desktop, ready to upload.
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