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Assessing student learning

Collect student work

Canvas supports several ways of collecting work via the Canvas Assignments features. It is also integrated with several third-party tools, including Turnitin.

Assess student learning

Canvas provides several ways to assess student learning and activity, including Quizzes and Analytics.

  • Use Canvas Quizzes to conduct quizzes and exams.
  • Review information on accommodations using the Moderate Quizzes feature to provide extra time and/or additional attempts.
  • Use Canvas Analytics to review course activity and grade statistics.

Use peer-reviewed assignments

Canvas enables students to provide feedback on their peers' submissions using the Peer Review Assignments feature.

Facilitate group work

Conduct a monitored or proctored exam

Poll students during a class session

Remote Assessment Considerations

Information from the Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning around remote assessment pedagogy, tools, and techniques

Instructor-Shared Strategies

Assessment strategies shared by UCI instructors

Remote Exam Monitoring & Proctoring Options

Information about the two supported remote exam monitoring & proctoring options



Remote monitoring for exams


Remote proctoring for exams