This guide will walk you through the process of setting up a Gradescope Assignment (Homework / Problem Set) for the submission of students' scanned handwritten assessment. 

9. Assignment settings

Depending on the type of rubric you are using you will need to check the rubric select style and the rubric item visibility for students.

  1. Check on the Settings button in the menu. 


  1. Scroll down and select the required Default Selection Style radio button
    • Select one for Positive scoring single mark
    • Select many for Positive scoring multiple marks OR Negative scoring.
  2. Select the required Rubric item Visibility radio button.
    • Show all rubric items for Positive scoring single mark
    • Show applied rubric items only for Positive scoring multiple marks OR Negative scoring.
    • Show all positive and all applied negative scoring rubric items if you use different rubric options for different questions
    • Hide all rubric items is not recommended.
  3. Click on the Save button.

Rubric settings