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How do I hide sections from students on the People page?

How do I hide sections from students on the People page?

You can hide the sections column on the People page from students in your course. When you enable this setting, students will no longer be able to view section information if they have access to the People page. However, students may be able to view section information in other areas of Canvas.

Open Settings

Desktop

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Open Course Details

Desktop

Click the Course Details tab.

Open More Options

Desktop

Click the more options link.

Hide Section Column

Desktop

Click the Hide sections on the People page from students checkbox.

Update Course Details

Desktop

Click the Update Course Details button.

Student View

When students view the People page, the Section column no longer displays.

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