How do I limit a student to only see fellow students in a section in People?

You can limit students to only see students on the People Page who are enrolled in the same section of a course. However, students will still be able to see Discussion posts, etc. for all students in the course.

Open People

Open People

In Course Navigation, click the People link.

Open Student Details

Open Student Details

To open a user's settings, click the name of the user [1].

In high-enrollment courses, you can more easily find a single user by searching in the search bar [2] or filtering by role in the Role drop-down menu [3].

Limit User

Limit User

Click the Limit this user to only see fellow section users link to limit the user's view.

View Details

View Details

Verify the user can only view students in their section.

Note: If you want to allow the student to view students in any course section again, click the let this user see all course users link.