Moodle: Activities & Resources: Submitting an Assignment (Students)

The Moodle Assignment activity allows students to upload their work as a file or type directly into the text editor.

To Submit an Assignment:
  1. On the course page, click on the assignment title.
  2. On the assignment summary page, click Add submission.
  3. On the submission page, type your response in the text editor or attach a file or files, or both.
  4. Click Save changes.

    Gif of submitting an assignment in Moodle 3.7


Please note: Depending on the assignment settings, students may have to click a button to confirm the submission. If this is enabled, and the student does not click the submission button, the assignment will remain in draft status and will not be submitted.

Need More Help?

Read the following articles for more information on creating a submission in Moodle. Please note that MoodleDocs does not show the Snap theme, but the functionality of the settings is the same.

Support & Training

The Faculty Technology Center (FTC) provides Moodle support by email, by phone, or live through Zoom. For contact information, please see the article Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview. To connect through Zoom and for further information on support services and training, see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Faculty Resources & Support page.

The FTC also provides just-in-time faculty training opportunities and recorded training sessions. Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of available workshops and recordings, please see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Technology Training page.

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