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Checking Grades

Not all instructors post grades in Blackboard during the semester. If you do not see your grades in My Grades, please refer to your syllabus or contact your professor directly.

Accessing Grades video transcript(opens in new window)

  1. Click on “My Grades” button in the Course Content Menu or if not provided, a “Tools” button in the Course Content Menu.
  2. View Assignments that are listed in the Grade Center, points, submissions, and any comments from your instructor.
  3. Click on the title of your course at the top of the page to return to the course entry point.

For tests, after you select the title, the View Attempts page opens. Select the grade to review your submission.

On the My Grades page, you can view all the coursework and grades for the course you're in. If your work hasn't been graded, grade status icons appear.

Table indicating the grading icons on Blackboard along with a description of what each icon signifies
ICONDESCRIPTION
 -No information is available.
 green check indicating completionYou completed the work, but no grade is assigned for items such as surveys.
 Yellow Exclamation point indicating work was turned in but needs grading still You submitted your work. This item is ready for grading.
 Letter Grade After an item has been graded, select the title to review your submission. For tests, after you select the title, the View Attempts page opens. Select the grade to review your submission.
 Blue time lapse indicating your work is in progress and not yet turned in Your work is in progress, but you haven't submitted it yet.
 grey circle crossed out indicating your assignment was exempt Your grade for this item is exempted. You don't have to submit work.
 a red exclamation point indicating there is an error An error has occurred. Contact your instructor.
 Grey human with a question mark in the head indicating the assignment was graded anonymously  Your work was graded anonymously. Appears with submissions where your instructor assigned grades with student names hidden during the grading process.
 Blue comment bubble indicating to press the image to see instructors feedback on an assignment Select to view feedback from your instructor.