BYU Learning Suite provides instructors the ability to create rubrics for assignments. These rubrics are viewable by students and help them understand what type of work deserves what score. If changes are made to a rubric after students have submitted an assignment, the assignment will need to be rescored using the new rubric.


Step One:

Log in to your Learning Suite course and click Assignments in the Course Home navigation menu.


Step Two:

Click +New assignment.


Step Three:

Fill in the necessary information for creating your assignment. Click here for more information on creating assignments.

Select the Scoring tab [1].

Change the Score Entry to Rubric [2].

Click Select rubric… to open the drop down menu and select New rubric [3].


Step Four:

The Assessment Criteria dialog window appears.

Enter the criteria for your assignment.

Additional criterion can be added by clicking +Add Criterion [1].

Additional levels within the criterion can be added by clicking +Add level [2].


Step Five:

Click Save.


Step Six:

Click Save in the New Assignment dialog window.


Step Seven:

The rubric criteria can be viewed and edited by clicking Criteria next to the assignment.


Step Eight:

When the assignment is ready to be scored, click Score next to the assignment.


Step Nine:

The grader will open.

Select a student’s name to grade their submitted assignment.

Assign values for the criterion within your created rubric.


Questions? Contact the OIT Service Desk (801.422.4000,