How do I message students who have not signed up for a self sign-up group?

If you have created a self sign-up group within your course, you can message students who have not yet signed up for a group and remind them to do so.

Open People

Open People

In Course Navigation, click the People link.

Open Group Set

Click the View User Groups button [1] or an existing group set [2].

Confirm Group Creation and Options

Confirm Group Creation and Options

Click the name of the group set you want to view [1]. Verify that self sign-up is enabled for the group set [2].

Message All Unassigned Students

Message All Unassigned Students

To send a reminder to students who have not signed up for a group, click the Group Set Settings icon [1], then click the Message All Unassigned Students link [2].

Message Students for Self Sign-Up

Message Students for Self Sign-Up

Canvas will populate the recipient list with the names of students who have not yet joined a group [1]. Type your message into the text area [2]. When you are finished with your message, click the Send Message button [3].