Canvas Support

Getting Started in Canvas for Students

This page will help you become familiar with the basics of Canvas. Canvas Overview for Students Video by Instructure Checklist Before Using Canvas Review Ca...

Read Article

How to log in to Canvas

This page will explain how to access your account using a Rutgers NetID or the Email Address associated with your account. Logging in with a Rutgers NetID All active faculty and students at Rutger...

Read Article

Canvas Tip Sheet for Students

Click the images below for a downloadable PDF

Read Article

Reset Canvas Password

These instructions do not affect Rutgers NetID Passwords There is alternate way to log in to canvas is using a Login ID. This login method may use your Email Address or Rutgers NetID, with a separate different...

Read Article

Canvas Mobile Apps

There are several mobile apps for Canvas. The descriptions for each app are shown below. Canvas Student App This app provides access to Canvas students while on the go. Depending on your devic...

Read Article

Notifications in Canvas

The default notification settings in Canvas are shown below. See How do I set my Notification Preferences? for details about changing the contact method for notifications or the frequency with which you are no...

Read Article

Access Canvas Mobile Device

You can access Canvas from any browser on your Android/iOS device. However, mobile browsers are not supported, and features may not function as expected compared to viewing Canvas in a fully supported desktop b...

Read Article

Sending Messages in Canvas

Please note: Messaging people in Canvas is not the same as sending someone a direct email. However you can set up text and email notifications for inbox messages. Instructions will be listed at the bottom of t...

Read Article

Course Roles and Permissions

On this page you will find a brief description for each role in Canvas. Some accounts may have created additional custom roles. For a full list of roles and descriptons, please click the button below. Acc...

Read Article

eCollege to Canvas Terminology

This chart is intended to help users locate common tools and options which they have been familiar with in LearningStudio (eCollege). It will tell you the equivalent of those tools and options, in Canvas, and w...

Read Article