Canvas makes it easy to submit assignments on your Android device by linking them from third-party apps, such as Google Drive and Dropbox.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: Before uploading an assignment to the Canvas Student app:
- The assignment must already be uploaded to the third-party app.
- The third-party app must be installed on your Android device.
- To learn more about File Upload submissions in the Canvas Student app, view the Canvas Media Comparison PDF.
Tap the Assignments link.
Note: You may need to swipe your screen to view Assignments in the menu.
View Assignment Submission
Tap the Submissions tab . If you want to view the assignment rubric before submitting the assignment, tap the Grade tab .
Turn in Assignment
Once the Canvas Student app has located or created your file, the file will appear in the attached files list .
If necessary, you can remove the imported file by tapping the Remove icon . To upload additional files, tap the Add Item icon .
When you have finished uploading files, tap the Turn in link .