Gradescope is a grading efficiency tool that allows you to grade and provide feedback on paper-based or digital assignments and exams quickly and consistently.

  • With Gradescope, you can create flexible rubrics for your existing assignments.

  • All graders use the same rubric, resulting in increased consistency for each problem.

  • Student submissions can be graded by multiple instructors, TAs, or readers simultaneously with no overlap.

  • Utilize annotation tools and comments for customized feedback for each learner.

Gradescope is integrated with Canvas and supports full pass-back of grades to the Canvas gradebook.


UC Santa Cruz Webinars

Learn how other UC Santa Cruz instructors use Gradescope. We will offer guidance on how to deliver assessments remotely and outline various options to meet your immediate needs. Click here to register.

  • Thursday, April 22, 11:30am – 12:30pm PT

  • Thursday, June 3, 3pm – 4pm PT

Public Webinars

Gradescope holds weekly webinars that explain how instructors use Gradescope and an overview of the tool.

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