You can view the details for a student's submission by accessing the assignment from the student's Grades page. The submission details page shows you how a student views their assignment submissions and feedback in Canvas.
On the submission details page you can view the time the assignment was submitted, any comments left on the submission, and preview and download the submission. You can also leave comments about the submission, including leaving a comment for an individual student on a group assignment.
Click the name of the student whose submission details page you would like to view.
View Submission Details Page
In the submissions details page you can view details about the assignment submission.
In the submission details area , you can view the time the assignment was submitted, the student's grade, and a link to view the rubric, if attached.
In the submission area , you can download a copy of the submission or view feedback on the submission in DocViewer.
In the sidebar , you can view comments left on the assignment by you, other graders, or peer reviewing students. You can also add a new comment or attach a file.
View Submission Status
When a Google Drive or Microsoft Office 365 assignment submission fails to upload, an Upload Failed icon next to the assignment link .
If a Google Drive or Microsoft Office 365 assignment upload is queued for submission, an Uploading icon displays next to the assignment link .
View Group Submission Details
For group assignments, the submission details page may include individual comments added to a group assignment .
By default, group assignments that award the same grade to all group members do not display comments for individual students when grading group assignments in SpeedGrader. Comments made in SpeedGrader and from the Submissions Details page on group assignments that are not graded individually are sent to the whole group .
However, individually graded group assignments include commenting options. To send a comment to one student in a group, select Send comment to this student only . To send a comment to the whole group, select Send comment to the whole group .
Individual comments also appear in the Submission Comments filter in Conversations.