What is Canvas?
Canvas is a Learning Management Systems (LMS) used by Iowa State University. The courses you are enrolled in will likely use this online course content delivery systems. For most online students, this will be your primary way of participating in your courses. Through Canvas, you may submit your assignments, view your grades, take tests, possibly watch lecture videos, and communicate with your instructor either through email or through discussion boards.
Step 1: Login
Log in to Canvas to get started. Check with your instructor if you have questions.
*If you don’t have an ISU Net ID, click here.
Step 2: Select Course
Select the course you are interested in accessing from your dashboard.
*If you cannot see your course, contact Engineering Learning Online: firstname.lastname@example.org
Step 3: Locate Important Course Information
Things to look for:
Where to Get Help
For technical support, including help with Canvas, contact email@example.com
For technical support, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For extended support, go to the Help menu in Canvas to contact the Canvas support line or Chat.