How do I join a group as a student?

Your instructors may want to create groups within a course but still allow you to form your own group. Joining students groups are easy in Canvas.

Open People

Open People

In Course Navigation, click the People link.

View Groups

View Groups

Click the Groups tab.

View Groups in Settings Menu

You can also access your User Groups through the Settings menu. Click the Settings icon [1] and click the View User Groups link [2].

Join Group

Join Group

Next to the name of an available group, click the Join link.

Verify Group Sign Up

Verify Group Sign Up

A message appears at the top of your browser verifying you signed up for the group.