How do I enable self-enrollment in my subject as an instructor?
This lesson applies to users at institutions that have enabled the Canvas for Elementary user interface.
If your Canvas admin has enabled self-enrollment for your institution and the subject is publicly visible, you can enable self-enrollment in your subject. Self-enrollment allows a student to enroll in a subject using a secret URL.
Note: If you cannot view the options for self-enrollment, your institution has disabled self-enrollment.
In Global Navigation, click the Subjects link . Then click the subject name .
To view a list of all of your subjects, click the All Subjects link .
View More Options
At the bottom of the page, click the More Options link.
To allow students to self-enroll in your course using a secret URL, click the Let student self-enroll by sharing with them a secret URL checkbox.
Allow Self-Enrollment on Subject Home Page
To allow students to enroll in your subject from the subject's Home page, click the Add a "Join this Course" link to the course home page checkbox.
Update Subject Details
Click the Update Course Details button.
View Self-Enrollment URL
Copy and share the provided secret URL.