Canvas is a web-based application which allows instructors to put class materials on the Internet. It provides a variety of tools to facilitate teaching and learning. The basic tools used in a Canvas course includes a syllabus, learning materials (documents, videos, etc.), discussions, calendar, inbox and notifications, announcements, grades, quizzes, and assignments.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Canvas no longer supports any version of Internet Explorer. All users are encouraged to use the latest version of internet browsers by Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and/or Safari. For the most current browser support information, please visit: Which browsers does Canvas support?


Canvas FAQ's

Find answers to some frequently asked questions regarding Canvas. 

Semester Checklists

Preparing for and finalizing your course each semester requires several steps that may vary dependent on your course design and teaching style. TLT has provided a Beginning- and End-of-Semester Checklists to help you with this process. Keep in mind that your setup may vary from this list. Your instructional designer will be able to help you.


Instructional Support

Technology Support

 The TWU Service Desk offers multiple communication methods:

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