Canvas Guides (en)Gauge GuideGauge Guide StudentsHow do I use Gauge as a student?

How do I use Gauge as a student?

Gauge allows you to take assessments that your school can use to evaluate your learning comprehension in any subject.

Open Gauge

Open Gauge

In Global Navigation, click the Gauge link.

View Dashboard

View Dashboard

Gauge will open to the student dashboard. By default, the dashboard displays your current assessments [1].

Assessments that are ready to take but haven’t been started are identified by the Ready label [2]. Assessments that have already been started but weren’t submitted are identified by the Started label [3].

Take Assessment

Take Assessment

To take an available assessment, click the Take button [1].

To resume an assessment that hasn't been submitted, click the Resume button [2].

Note: You can only resume assessments that are during the institution-selected timeframe that assessments are open. Once the timeframe ends, your assessment will be considered submitted.

View Submitted Assessments

View Submitted Assessments

To view your submitted assessments, click the Assessments drop-down menu [1] and select the View Submitted Assessments option [2].

Manage Submitted Assessments

Manage Submitted Assessments

View your submitted assessments. Submitted assessments that have been graded are identified by the Graded label [1]. Submitted assessments without a grade are identified by the Submitted label [2].

To view your results for a graded assessment, click the View Results button [3].

View Assessment Results

Your assessment results include the time to complete the assessment and your percentage score [1]. The report also includes the average completion time and percentage score for all students who completed the assessment [2].

You can also compare your score to the scores of all students that have completed the assessment in the Individual Student Performance graph [3].

If your assessment was aligned to learning outcomes, you can also view outcomes you have mastered [4] and outcomes that provide opportunities for learning and growth [5].

To return to your assessments, click the Back to My Assessments link [6].