Help and Resources: Canvas (Instructors)

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Help Articles

Canvas Overview

Getting Started

Setting Up Your Course

Assignments, Quizzes, and Grading


  • Broadcast information with Announcements.
    • Canvas is redesigning the announcements tool; Announcements Redesign will be added to Canvas for summer 2024.
  • Use Inbox for messages, conversations, and threads.

Analytics and Reporting

Third-party Integrations

Moving Content from Blackboard to Canvas

Get Help from Canvas

  • Live chat with Canvas support (Faculty) 
  • Get 24-hours/7-days a week Canvas support  
    • Dial the Canvas Support Hotline number located under "Get Help" in the Canvas Global Navigation Menu 
    • Contact OIT at 740-593-1222 for questions related to logging in, test courses/manually created courses, or third-party tools (Panopto, VoiceThread, Inclusive Access, etc.) 

Get Help from OIT

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Canvas is an online Learning Management System designed to facilitate communication and the sharing of course content between instructors, teaching assistants, students, and guests.