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What is the Canvas Student app?

Find your school's Canvas URL

To find your school or institution's Canvas URL, begin typing the name of your school/institution. Results will appear after you type at least 3 characters. For best results be as specific as possible. If you can't find your school, try using any part of your school's name or searching for your school district or state. You may also need to search for the school using the acronym or full name, for example "USU" and "Utah State University".

What is the Canvas Student app?

Canvas Student allows students to access their courses and groups using a mobile device. Students can submit assignments, participate in discussions, view grades and course materials. The app also provides access to course calendars, To Do items, notifications, and Conversations messages.

Canvas Student requires a Canvas account and is available for both Android and iOS devices.

Note: Depending on your institution, you may need to log in to additional apps to view certain course content.

View Courses and Groups

View Courses and Groups

Students can access their courses and groups from the Dashboard. Courses and groups include the navigation items that can be viewed in the browser version of Canvas.

Note: Not all Canvas features are supported on the app at this time.

View Assignments

View Assignments

Students can view details on assignments, quizzes, and discussions and submit these items from the app.

Manage Account

Manage Account

Students can manage their Canvas account using the Student app. Students can manage their files, display course grades, get help from Canvas Support, change users, and log out of the app.

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