The following documentation demonstrates how to import a grade book into Desire2Learn. The imported file must be in .CSV format and adhere to specific column label and other requirements. For guidance on how to create a file that will successfully import grades, please visit the Importing/Exporting a CSV Best Practices page.
Log into your course and in the Assessments drop-down menu click on Grades.
Click Enter Grades.
Click on the Choose File or Browse button depending on your operating system. Locate the file you wish to upload and click Open.
The Import File field should now contain your CSV file. Click Continue.
*Note: If your file fails to import, refer to the Importing/Exporting a CSV Best Practices page in order to ensure that your CSV file is formatted correctly.
Review the list of new grade items to be imported and check that they have the Create New Grade Item box checked. Once reviewed click Continue.
*Note: If you see an Internal Error page after clicking Continue, your gradebook import file may be too large. Please see "Gradebook: Import Error" on the D2L Known Issues page.
At the Step 3: New Grade Item Properties screen, make sure to select the following:
At the Step 4: Errors and Warning Found screen, confirm that there are no error or warnings and click Continue.
At the Step 5: Preview Import screen, review your imported data and select Import.
You will be returned to the Enter Grades User List, where you can see your new import data.