Canvas LMS by Instructure is SLU's primary Learning Management System (LMS). Canvas provides faculty and students with an intuitive, fast, and engaging online experience. Canvas allows users to access course materials, complete assignments, communicate and collaborate online. It has various tools for delivering learning content, engaging online learners, and measuring their performance.

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Canvas Browser and Computer Requirements

A list of minimum computer and browser requirements for using Canvas at SLU.

Canvas Classic Quizzes and New Quizzes Feature Comparison

Canvas Classic Quizzes and New Quizzes feature comparison

Canvas Community Instructor's Guide

Comprehensive list of help documents from Canvas for almost anything an instructor would want to know.

Canvas Now Open for All Faculty

Overview from the Provost about Canvas availability as of April 30th.

Canvas Quizzes - New vs. Classic

This article provides an attached PDF that shows the differences between Canvas Classic and New Quizzes.

Canvas Support Options and Routing

Support options for Canvas

Canvas to Banner Grade Transfer Guide

Instructions on how to import grades to Banner from Canvas.

Comparing Blackboard to Canvas

This is a table that highlights the differences and similarities between how Blackboard Learn and Canvas handle different functions.

Create a Question Bank in Canvas

Step-by-step instructions how to create a question bank in Canvas

Drop the Lowest Score in an Assignment Group in Canvas

Step-by-step instructions how to drop the lowest score in an assignment group in Canvas.

Getting Started with Canvas (Student)

Canvas is the Learning Management System (LMS) for Saint Louis University. Students can find a link to a comprehensive list of help in this KB article. Support is also available 24/7/365 from the Canvas help desk available on the Canvas Dashboard by clicking the Help button on the bottom left.

How do I add a TA to my Canvas course?

How to add a TA to a Canvas course.

How do I add videos to my Canvas Panopto video folder?

Step-by-step instructions how to add videos to a Canvas Panopto video folder.

How do I enable Respondus LockDown Browser for a test in Canvas?

How do I enable Respondus LockDown Browser for a test in Canvas?

How to Access Panopto in a Canvas Course

Instructions how to access Panopto video in Canvas

How to Add Learning Outcomes at the Course Level (Instructors)

How to add Outcomes at the course level in Canvas - instructor

How To Add Someone To A Canvas Course

How to identify who can help when trying to add someone to a Canvas course.

How to Copy a Course from One Semester to Another in Canvas

How to copy a Canvas course from one semester to another.

How to Create Student Video Assignments in Canvas and Panopto

How to set up a video assignment for students in Canvas using Panopto.

How to Export a Course from Blackboard for Importing into Canvas

Instructions how to export a course from Blackboard to import into Canvas.

How to Export Test Questions from Respondus 4.0 and Import them into Canvas

How to export test questions from Respondus 4.0 and import into Canvas.

How to Import a Blackboard Course into Canvas

Instructions how to import an exported Blackboard Course into Canvas.

How to Merge Courses or Sections in Canvas

How to request having sections merged in Canvas.

How to Modify Canvas Course End Dates

Options for students to see course content after term dates end in Canvas

How to Open a Course to Students Before a Term Begins

How to open a Canvas course to students before a term begins.

How to Organize your Canvas Dashboard

How to organize courses in the Canvas Dashboard.

How to Request a non-Banner course or organization in Canvas

How to Request a non-Banner course or organization in Canvas

How to setup the Zoom LTI in Canvas

This article details how to integrate Zoom with a specific Canvas course.

How to View Student Quiz Logs in Canvas

Instructions for teachers on finding and viewing student quiz logs in Canvas.

Information on Adding Auditors to Canvas

Information on Adding Auditors to Canvas.

Logging in to Canvas

Instructions how to access Canvas at SLU.

Panopto Quiz as Canvas Assignment

Instructors can create Quizzes in Panopto. To deploy videos with quizzes in Canvas instructors must use the Assignment tool so the score can be sent to the Grade Book. Students must access the video in the Assignment area on the left menu in Canvas.

Panopto Video Assignments in Canvas

How to set up a Video Assignment using Panopto with Canvas.