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Canvas Resources–Your Home for All Things Canvas at Northwestern

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Canvas Login

Canvas allows Northwestern instructors and students to deliver course materials, submit assignments and assessments, view grades, and create learning activities. The link for Canvas Administrators to log in to Canvas can also be found here.

Log In to Canvas
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Canvas Learning Center

The Canvas Learning Center provides documentation and recommendations for the use of Canvas and related educational technologies. Find information on:

  • Building a course
  • Increasing your course’s accessibility
  • Managing people in a course site
  • Grading and assessments
  • Where and how to find help
Find Information
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Canvas Support


  • Custom course sites
  • Multi-section course sites
  • Creation of a new Canvas site for an existing CAESAR section not currently in Canvas
Get Canvas Support
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Extensions to Canvas

Teaching and Learning Technologies offers learning apps and digital tools to amplify the capabilities of Canvas. These resources are extensions to Canvas that can be used in any course at Northwestern to provide additional functionality for faculty and students.

Find Resources
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Keep up to date with the latest ed tech tips and news from Teaching and Learning Technologies on our blog, TEACH\TECH.

Read Our Blog
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New Canvas Administrator Request

Request a new Canvas Administrator for your school or department.

Make a Request