LMS Setup

(Admin) How to configure the LTI 1.3 tool for Schoology

In this article, we will guide you through the process of configuring the Labster LTI 1.3 tool specifically for Schoology. As an administrator, you play a crucial role in ensuring a smooth integration of the Labster tool into your learning management system. We will provide you with step-by-step instructions, tips, and best practices to successfully set up and optimize the Labster LTI 1.3 tool within your Schoology environment.

  • You must have Administrator credentials for the Schoology installation to be able to set up the LTI 1.3 tool.

Step-by-step instructions

  1. LMS Admin should navigate to https://app.schoology.com/apps/publisher and click "Add App" to open the App Publisher Page.

  2. Enter the basic App data. Note that fields with * are required:

    • Available for: Only people in my school - this is important❗

    • Type of App: LTI 1.3 app

    • Can be installed for:

      • Course Materials Selection > Checked

    • Configuration Type: Manual

    • Privacy: Send Name and Email/Username of user who launches the tool

    • LTI Advantage Extensions:

      • Deep Linking > Checked

      • Assignment and Grade Services > Checked

      • Names and Roles Services > Checked

    • Add the relevant URLs. N.b. You will need to replace US with DE, UK, AU or CA for regional installs in the following URLs. (If you are unsure how to do this, contact your Labster Implementation Specialist):

    • Click the checkbox next to 'This application meets the Schoology Terms of Use'

    • Click Submit to create your App

  3. After adding the app, you will automatically be redirected to your App's Profile page. To retrieve your App's client_id, simply follow these steps:

    • Click the 'Options' dropdown menu.

    • From the dropdown menu, select 'API Info'.

    • On the 'API Info' page, you will find your App's client_id.

    To complete the configuration process, the LMS admin needs to send the client_id to the Labster Implementation Specialist.

  4. Once step number 3 is completed, the LMS Admin should go to https://app.schoology.com/apps/publisher and locate the Labster LTI 1.3 App

  5. Click Install LTI 1.3 App.

  6. Click I Agree to the terms to continue with the installation.

  7. Click Add to Organization.

  8. You will be redirected to the Organization Apps page to proceed with the installation.

  9. Click Install/Remove displayed next to the app title.

  10. Check All Courses then Click Submit.


    You have now registered the Labster LTI 1.3 tool! To make sure that the implementation was successful, please go ahead and try adding a simulation in one of the courses following the instructions in the article below. 👇

Additionally, you can read more about the features and specifications of Labster <> LMS integration here.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team if you have any questions or are in need of assistance.