The Canvas Student app helps you keep track of all course assignments. You can also view newly created assignments or changes to assignments in the Notifications tab.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: The Course Navigation menu matches the browser version of your Canvas course. If Assignments is not available in your Course Navigation, it will also be hidden from view in the app.
Tap the Assignments link.
Note: You may need to swipe your screen to view Assignments in the menu.
Assignments are organized into assignment groups.
To collapse and expand assignment groups, toggle the group arrow.
View Assignment Details
The app opens to the Details tab , which includes the assignment description. The assignment also displays the assignment due date, if any .
View Assignment Submissions
View Assignment Rubric and Grade
To view the total grade and assignment rubric, tap the Grade tab.
Note: Rubrics cannot be viewed in graded discussions.
View Late Penalty
If your assignment receives a late penalty, you can view the penalty  in the Grade tab. The Final Grade  will reflect the score give by your instructor minus the penalty.