You can access your Canvas Inbox on your mobile device to view and send messages to your student's Canvas instructor. Learn more about sending messages to the course instructor in the courses page and an assignment page.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Tap the Inbox link . If the Inbox link includes a numbered badge, the badge shows how many unread messages you have in your inbox .
Messages are arranged in chronological order.
Swipe the page from top to bottom to quickly refresh the page.
To view a message in your inbox, tap the message you want to open.
View Message Thread
View the selected message thread.
To reply, tap the Reply icon.