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How do I edit a course page as a student?

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".

How do I edit a course page as a student?

The default setting in Canvas is to restrict editing of pages to instructors only. However, your instructor may allow you to edit a page in your course and contribute content to the page.

If you can edit a page, you can also view the history of a course page.

Open Pages

Open Pages

In Course Navigation, click the Pages link.

View Pages

View Pages

Pages is designed to open to the front page for the course, if there is a front page selected. Click the View All Pages button to select a page from the Pages Index.

Open Page

Click the title of the page.

Edit Page

Edit Page

Click the Edit button.

Note: You will only see the Edit button if you are allowed to edit the page.

Edit Content

Edit the content on the page using the Rich Content Editor [1] or switch to HTML view to edit [2].

Save Changes

Save Changes

You can notify users that content has changed by selecting the Notify users that this content has changed checkbox [1]. Click the Save button [2].

View Page

View your changes.

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