Student Success > Technology > Desire2Learn (D2L) > Submissions


The Submissions area contains folders to which students can upload assignments. Submissions can be found in the course navbar [A], and instructors might also link to submissions within the Content area [B].

screenshot of d2l course navbar with link to submissions
screenshot of d2l content module with a link to a submission folder

To submit work to a submission folder, upload a file using the Add a File button [A]. Optionally, add comments using the text box [B]. When finished, be sure to select Submit [C]. Students receive an email confirmation when a file has been successfully submitted to a submission folder. 

screenshot of the submission folder submission area

Once feedback has been provided on a submission, students receive a notification within D2L. To review the feedback, select the Feedback: Unread link [A].

screenshot of the submissions feedback area

Note: Documentation from D2L refers to this tool as "Assignments.”

For more information, see the guides from D2L on Submitting Assignments.