Delete a Group Assignment


In MyFIRE, students can submit all assignments in one area called the assignment submission folder. Assignments can include individual and group assignments. Occasionally, there may be a circumstance where deleting a group assignment is necessary. This tutorial demonstrates how to delete a group assignment in MyFIRE.  

1.    Navigate to the specified course in MyFIRE.

2.    Once within the course, select instructor tools at the top of the page in the navigation bar. 


3.    Then select course admin


4.    Locate and select assignments


5.    Once the page refreshes, locate the desired group assignment from the list of available assignments. Group assignments will have a multi-person icon to the right of the assignment title. 


6.    Select the drop-down arrow to the right of the assignment title. 


7.    When the drop-down menu appears, select delete assignment.  


8.    A pop-up window will appear with a confirmation message asking you to confirm if you would like to proceed with deleting the assignment AND all files (including submissions). If you are sure that you would like to delete the group assignment and files, select delete

a.    If you are unsure whether the group assignment should be deleted or not, ID&T recommends selecting hide from users in the drop-down menu instead in step 7. 


9.    The page will refresh and the assignment will be removed from the assignment tool page and will no longer be associated with the group category. On the group category page, the hyperlinked number will change to show a question mark icon.  

a.    If the question mark icon is selected, a message will appear confirming that the group is not linked to an assignment.