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Groups

Create groups for collaborative projects.

The Groups Management tool has been improved, making it easier to create and manage groups, see which students are in which groups, modify group memberships. Grade Center smart views for groups are now created automatically as well.

An instructor may create groups for study, projects or other activities. Groups can be created one at a time or in sets. Groups can be designated as Self-Enroll, allowing students to add themselves to a Group, or Manual Enroll, having the Instructor assign students to a Group.

Creating a Group

  1. Select Control Panel > Users and Groups > Groups.
  2. Select Create Single Group drop-down menu > Self Enroll or Manual Enroll.
  3. Complete appropriate Group Options.
  4. Select Submit.

In Self Enroll, if you select Sign-up Sheet Only availability option, the group will not be available until group availability is changed to yes.

Create Group Sets

Group Set allows for the creation of multiple groups at one time.

  1. Select Control Panel > Users and Groups > Groups.
  2. Select Create Single Group drop-down menu > Self, Manual or Random Enroll.
  3. Complete appropriate Group Options.
  4. Click Submit.

Removing Groups

This action is irreversible.

  1. Select Control Panel > Users and Groups > Groups.
  2. Select the checkbox next to the group and click Delete.

Help Doc

Video: Course Groups

 

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