As a student, this document will help you become familiar with the basics of Canvas. All of these lessons are part of the Canvas Guides, but we've selected these lessons into a getting started guide to help you on your way!
You can also find these lessons by searching the Canvas Guides and filtering by the getting started tag.
Get Started with Canvas
- Where can I find a list of Canvas terminology?
- How do I sign up for a Canvas account as a student?
- How do I log in to Canvas?
- How do I use the Dashboard?
- How do I view my Canvas courses?
- How do I use the Course Home Page as a student?
- Why can't I access my Course as a student?
- Will Canvas work on my mobile device?
- What are Profile and User Settings?
- How do I set my Canvas notification preferences?
- How do I connect to web services outside of Canvas?
- How do I customize my Courses list?
- How do I change the language preference in my user account?
Participate in a Course
- How do I submit an online assignment?
- How do I view my grades in a current course?
- How do I use the Calendar?
- What is Conversations?
- How do I reply to a discussion as a student?