Examples of Scoring Rubrics:
VALUE Rubrics (Valid Assessment of Learning in Undergraduate Education):

The VALUE Rubrics are meta-rubrics sponsored by the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) and reflect expectations for the AAC&U Essential Learning Outcomes (LEAP project). Each rubric contains the most commonly and broadly shared criteria considered critical for judging the quality of student work for each respective outcome.

Click each learning outcome below to retrieve the corresponding VALUE rubric. If you would like to download all of the rubrics in one PDF document, please click here.

Intellectual and Practical Skills

Personal and Social Responsibility

Integrative and Applied Learning

Samples of Rubrics from Other Institutions

Below is a sample of rubrics that can be found on the websites of other institutions. If you have a rubric you’d like to share, please email it to us.

Collaboration, Teamwork, Participation

Critical Thinking, Creative Thinking

Ethical Deliberation


Oral Communication