Submitting a SafeAssign Assignment

Purpose Statement
This work instruction provides detailed instructions on how to submit a SafeAssign assignment. This work instruction assumes that the user is logged in to Blackboard, inside of an active course, and ready to submit the assignment.

  1. Click the View/Complete link underneath the SafeAssign assignment.

    IMPORTANT NOTE: SafeAssign assignments can be identified by the icon to the left of the link. This icon is a green piece of paper with a green checkmark.

    The Upload SafeAssignment page displays.

  2. To leave any comments or a note for the instructor, enter them in the Comments field. DO NOT copy-and-paste your paper in this field.

  3. Click the Browse button to attach the submission.

  4. Browse the computer and select the file to be submitted.

    IMPORTANT NOTE: SafeAssign will only accept files with doc, docx, odt, txt, rtf, pdf, and html file extension. Please ensure that the file being submitted has one of those file extensions.

  5. From the Global Reference Database, click to select the I agree to submit my paper to the Global Reference Database checkbox.

  6. Click the Submit button. The SafeAssign assignment is successfully submitted for grading.