How do I add or edit points for an Assignment?

Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.

You can add or edit the amount of points on a given Assignment.

Open Assignments

Click Assignments Link

In Course Navigation, click the Assignments link.

Edit Assignment

Click the Pencil Icon

Click the assignment's Settings icon [1] then click the Edit button [2].

Edit Points

Edit Points

Edit the points available for the assignment by typing in the points field.

Save Assignment

Update Assignment

Click the Save button.