Adding a Student Self Enroll Group in Blackboard

This information is for faculty who want to use groups in Blackboard. This is a type of group that will all allow students to add themselves to a group that was created by the instructor.

Step-by-step guide
  1. In the Course Content section of your Blackboard Navigation Menu, click on Groups

select groups

2. In Groups hover your pointer over the Create Button to display the menu of group types

select create

3. From the drop-down menu, click Self-Enroll from the Single Group

Note: All items with an are required.

4. Give your new Group a name to help you identify it

5. Select the Group visibility to students’ option Yes

6. Select Group Tool Availability options

7. Enter the Group Sign-Up Options

8. Enter the Group Maximum Number of Members

9. Click Submit to Save

10. View and modify Group Properties, Tools, Group Assignments

For additional assistance, contact the CITAL Help Desk.