Getting Started

We recommend the following resources to faculty who are new to Canvas:

Online Training from Instructure

Canvas training webinars provide instruction on navigating Canvas, adding content, and structuring your course.  To access these sessions, you must first create a free training account.

Video Guides

These short video guides cover Canvas basics training topics:

UIS Online Training Sessions

UIS offers online Canvas training webinars for Georgetown faculty and staff.

For additional resources for using Canvas, see Training and Guides.


How to Access Canvas

To explore this new course platform, log in to Canvas (with your Georgetown NetID and password) where we have

  • created all Fall 2017 courses with enrollments in Canvas
  • copied over content from Fall 2014 - Spring 2016 Blackboard course sites into Canvas
  • created a test "sandbox" course site for all faculty (if you don't see a sandbox course when you log in to Canvas, use this form to request one)