Take the Canvas Survey!

Take the Canvas Survey!

Faculty and instructors, fill out this survey for a chance to win a gift card and help us improve your Canvas experience. We'll be randomly selecting participants who provided their name/email to win gift cards after the survey closes on March 23, 2018. If you win,...

Home Pages in Canvas

When students go to the Canvas site for your course, the first thing they see is the Home Page. Choosing the right Home Page can make your Canvas site more useful for your students by directing them to the materials or information that they most need. Changing the...

Modules allow you to define content delivery

Modules: An Overview
In your course outline/syllabus you detail what will happen in your course. Some faculty group the information by week, while others group content by topic. MODULES can be used to deliver your course materials in the same way. MODULES help students navigate the course content.

Online Resources & Documentation for Canvas

While we do offer many in-person opportunities to learn Canvas in our workshops or walk-in hours, we know many instructors may prefer to start with online documentation first. There are several different types of resources and documentation available for instructors to get started with or learn something new about Canvas.

Canvas Pilot is now Canvas

Canvas Pilot is now Canvas

Experience Canvas! We are happy to announce that on September 1st, 2016, courses.uchicago.edu will become the launch pad for Canvas at the university. Please update your bookmark to log-in to Canvas, sign up for workshops, and discover other resources for the...

The Canvas Calendar

By Ana Lima, Senior Lecturer Romance Languages and Literatures I accepted the invitation to join the Canvas pilot group out of sheer curiosity. I wanted to see what was in it for me and how it would compare with Chalk (I was one of the early Chalk users as well). So...