Department of Transportation → Field Trip Request System → Frequently Asked Questions
ANSWER: The school’s principal will request access through the FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org. Then, an email will be sent to the principal containing a generic user id and password. The principal will provide this information to staff members needing access.
ANSWER: It is a user id created to be used by more than one employee at a particular school. For example the user id "xxxadmsec" (xxx = the 3 digit school number) could be used by the administrative secretary as well as by other staff designated as back up to enter trip requests in WebTrips.
ANSWER: No, the principal should email at FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org and a new password will be emailed back.
ANSWER: Contact your principal for the forgotten password. He/she can email at FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org to request a new one.
ANSWER: Yes. Download the manual. (PDF)
ANSWER: No, you can use the instructions on the Web and have your principal request a user id through FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org.
ANSWER: You may begin using WebTrips once you received your username and password.
ANSWER: This will be handled on a request basis. Please send your request to FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org.
ANSWER: No. WebTrips is intranet and can only be accessed from an MCPS domain computer.
ANSWER: Click the back button on the web browser and enter the required data. Required fields are denoted with **.
ANSWER: School staff will see the word “Accepted” on approved field trip requests from the Field Trip Unit.
ANSWER: Please email at FieldTrips@mcpsmd.org