When you open a course, you can see the list of assignments in your course. For each assignment, you can view the status and whether or not submissions need grading. You can also view each student's submission, comments, and files.
This lesson shows how to view assignments from the Assignments page. However, submissions can also be viewed in the page for their respective assignment type.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
In the Submissions section, you can view the status of the assignment and how many assignments have been graded , how many need grading , and how many have not been submitted .
To view the submissions page for all submissions, tap the Submissions icon .
View Submissions Page
Unless a specific filter was already selected from the assignment page, the Submissions page defaults to the All Submissions page. You can view all students assigned to the assignment and his or her submission status.
To apply additional filters, tap the Filter icon . Then select if you want to filter by submission status  or filter by section .
When filtering by submission status, you can filter by all submissions, late submissions, students who have not submitted, submissions that have not been graded, submissions with a score less than a specific value, and submissions with a score greater than a specific value.
Note: Status filters and section filters can both be applied at the same time.
To clear a filter at any time, tap the Clear Filter link.
To mute grades or enable anonymous grading, tap the Settings icon .
To message students, tap the Message icon .
View the student's submission. You can view the date and time of the submission .
If the student resubmitted the assignment, tap the time stamp arrow to view dates and times from previous submissions .
If the assignment type supports annotations, you can use Canvas DocViewer to add annotated comments to the submission .
To view another student, swipe left or right on your device.
View Discussion Submissions
When viewing discussion submissions, you can only view the individual response(s) from the student. To view the entire discussion, tap the link to the full discussion. The app will display the full discussion in a web view within the app.
Note: You may need to swipe to the left to view full content with discussion replies and the full discussions page.