How to Submit Online Assignments through Canvas


If enabled, Canvas allows students to submit assignments online for their courses.  Follow the steps below to turn in a file upload assignment through Canvas.

Critical Concepts

Steps to Take

  1. Navigate to the course.
  2. Locate the assignment and select the assignment's name.
  3. Select Submit Assignment at the top right

    Screenshot: Submit Assignment Button
  4. Under the File Upload tab, select Choose File to attach a file. 

    Screenshot: File Upload Tab

  5. Click Submit Assignment.

Confetti will appear indicating a successful submission. Successful submission details will also be displayed on the right side of the assignment's submission page. 

Screenshot: Submission confirmation

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