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Canvas is a learning management system used on campus.

How Do I Use Canvas?For helpful guides on how to use and navigate Canvas, visit:

Canvas Course Access SettingCanvas has built-in access dates for different roles in a course. They are as follows:
  • Student - Two weeks before to two weeks after the term.
  • Faculty - 12 weeks before to two weeks before the next semester begins.
  • TA - 12 weeks before to two weeks before the next semester begins.
  • Instructional Designer - 16 weeks before to two weeks before the semester begins.

Faculty may choose to override these preset dates by changing the Course Dates in an individual course setting. See this help guide for more information on adjusting course access via course settings.

Where can I learn more about the transition to Canvas?The college is maintaining a website that details the process of how we arrived at the decision to move from Blackboard to Canvas.  Learn more here:

What If I Have Questions?Dr. Linda Macaulay, Instructional Technologist, or x1554 is managing Canvas. Questions or comments may be directed to her.

Additionally. we have 24/7/365 support with Canvas via chat, email or phone.  Click the "Help" link in the upper right of any Canvas screen to access those methods to contact Canvas support.
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