Canvas guide for students

This guide will provide links to Canvas support articles for students. 

Accessing Canvas


Introduction to Canvas training course

Students should first enroll in the self-paced Introduction to Canvas training course. This course will teach you the basics about the various tools your instructors will use, the Canvas mobile app, and other features in Canvas.



Quizzes and Exams

In Cherwell, quizzes and exams are created using the same tool, so the support documents refer to them as Quizzes.

Discussion Boards

Course Tools

These course tools are optional and can be enabled or disabled by your instructor.