Assignments: Granting an Extension

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  • May 15, 2017

If an assignment has cutoff date, a student or a group of students will be unable to submit after the cutoff date has passed. In order for a student or a group to submit after a cutoff date, the instructor must grant an extension or override the assignment due date in Moodle.

There are two ways to grant an extension in Moodle:

Granting Extensions

  1. Navigate to the assignment in Moodle. Once there, select View All Submissions.
  2. Select Edit next to the student or group to be granted the extension. Select Grant Extension.


  3. Check Enable and select an extension due date from the drop down, then click Save Changes. The student has been granted an extension until the specified date.Grant extension for 1 students