This article is written for G Suite for Education (GSFE) Administrators.

Google Classroom has a feature to allow students unenrolling classes by themselves. Younger students often mistakenly removed themselves from classes created by teachers. This feature awkwardly causes classroom management issues for schools.

Unenroll classes in Google Classroom as a student

This article demonstrate how Safe Doc prevents such students from unenrolling classes in Google Classroom. If you don't have Safe Doc yet, apply a 30 days free trial for your school.


Assume you have deployed Safe Doc in Chromebook remotely, set the policy BlockClassroomUnenroll to true in extension policy. This article may help, Safe Doc Policy Configuration if you have questions to the policy settings.

"BlockClassroomUnenroll": {
  "Value": true

Once the policy is updated and propagated to students' Chromebooks, their classroom now looks like this

Disabled unenrolling class feature in Google Classroom for students

To reactivate the class unenrollment feature, set policy BlockClassroomUnenroll to false.


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