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Pinned Article Canvas and Zoom Training Support Schedule

Our full Canvas and Zoom training schedule can be found here.

Pinned Article How do I access Canvas?

You can access Canvas directly by visiting or and logging in using your SJU credentials.

Pinned Article How do I get Canvas Support?

For immediate, 24/7 assistance with Canvas, please call 610-660-2920, Option 2.

Building a New Course Using a Template

This article provides instructions on how to import a Canvas course template into an empty course or sandbox.

Canvas Resources for Students

This article contains resource to help you become familiar with the basics of Canvas as a student.

Copying Content from One Canvas Course to Another Canvas Course

This article provided instructions on how to copy content from one course to another within Canvas.

Flash Required for Recording Video Error Message

How to resolve the "Flash required for recording video" error.

How do I hide totals in my students' grade summaries?

Instructors can hide totals in students' grade summaries. By default, totals are visible to students. For courses using weighted assignment groups, assignment group totals are also hidden from students.

How do students get started with Canvas?

Top ten things students should know in Canvas.

How to add a Vista Higher leaning link into your Canvas Course

This article show how to add a Vista Higher Learning link to a Canvas Course

How to enable the McGraw Hill connect integration link via a Canvas Course

This article explains how to add the McGraw-Hill connect app to your Canvas Course

How to pair a Canvas course with a Connect section using deep integration

The Article details how to pair your Canvas course to your McGraw Hill connect course.

MacMillian Launchpad and Canvas

How to integrate MacMillian Launchpad with your Canvas Course

New Canvas Quizzes Documentation

New Quizzes is an assessment engine that integrates with Canvas as an LTI tool and replaces the classic quizzes functionality currently existing in Canvas.

Instructors can use New Quizzes to create assessments using a variety of questions types. New Quizzes assessments display as assignments in the Assignments page and can be duplicated. Students can take New Quizzes assessments within their Canvas courses.

No captioning, no ownership, what now?

What do you do if the video you’d like to use in your course space is not captioned?

Pearson MyLab & Mastering in Canvas

Pearson MyLab & Mastering is an interactive educational system designed to accompany textbooks published by Pearson Education. When this tool is added to a Canvas course, instructors and their students can use Pearson's interactive instructional materials, including homework, quizzes, and multimedia tutorials. Grades earned in MyLab & Mastering quizzes and homework assignments can be synced to the Canvas Gradebook. For more about this service, see Pearson MyLab & Mastering .

Quickly Adjust Due Dates on Imported Classes

How to easily shift your course event dates using the Canvas Calendar!

Third Party Resources/Publisher Resources within the Online Platform

The following third-party online Publisher portals have been approved for use in the learning management system (Canvas): MacMillan Learning, McGraw Hill Education, Pearson MyLab & Mastering, Cengage.

Using the Free Canvas Course Sites at SJU

Using the Free Canvas Course Sites at SJU

A guide for using the Free Teacher and Student Accounts for non-credit or community-centered courses for students who do not have Saint Joseph’s University Accounts.

What is the best way to upload videos, images, and audio to Kaltura?

Upload videos to assignments, discussions, or pages, by accessing the Kaltura Media Widget.

Canvas Accessibility Checker

How do I use the Accessibility Checker in the Rich Content Editor of Canvas?

Academic Integrity when Using Canvas Quizzes

While remote testing and the availability of the internet present different challenges as compared to an on-campus classroom, several strategies are available to assist with academic integrity when an instructor would like to use Canvas Quizzes.