Category: Course Management + Scheduling

NYU Classes – Assignments Tool

  • Cost: Free 
  • Time commitment: Quick fix
  • Tech experience: Beginner

Students can submit work (essays, assignments, final papers, etc.) directly though the Assignments tool. The tool collects class submissions and enforces firm submission dates, eliminating the confusion of emailed assignments. You can also submit grades in Classes, giving students instant access to feedback and grades.

The Assignments tool can be accessed in your NYU Classes course sites. 


  • Cost: Paid
  • Time commitment: Quick fix
  • Tech experience: Beginner

ProctorU is an online proctoring service that can integrate with tests offered through NYU Classes. Students complete their tests under the supervision of a remote proctor. This service is suitable for high-stakes, online tests.

Visit ProctorU to learn more.

NYU Classes (LMS)

  • Cost: Free
  • Time commitment: Quick Fix to Longer Engagement
  • Tech experience: Beginner

NYU Classes is the official learning management system (LMS) of New York University. Built from an open source platform called Sakai, NYU Classes allows professors to communicate with, post content, and collect assignments and assessments from registered students. It is integrated with Albert and runs on a suite of tools, including Gradebook, Attendance, Tests + Quizzes, and more. You can also request Classes shells for project and other non-course use.

Access NYU Classes through NYU Home

Visit NYU Classes to learn more; visit the Enhancements roadmap to learn about new and upcoming tool pilots.