Canvas Resources

Individual Assistance

Faculty and staff are encouraged to set up an appointment with the Digital Learning Center to explore Canvas one-on-one. Sessions will be tailored to address particular course goals and needs. Contact the Digital Learning Center at 781-4420 or dlc@hws.edu to schedule your session. Please give at least one business day notice for appointment requests.

Canvas Help Office Hours

Canvas Help Office Hours at the DLC (1st Floor Library Learning Commons) are offered throughout the semester and January. Please stop by:

  • Mondays: 11:00-12:30, 2:30-3:30
  • Tuesdays: 12:30-2:00, 3:30-4:30
  • Wednesdays: 10:00-11:00, 1:30-2:30, 4:00-5:00
  • Thursdays: 10:00-11:00, 2:00-3:00
  • Fridays: 10:30-11:30, 1:00-2:00

Questions and Answers

More information is available in the form of questions and answers.

Canvas Resource Course

We've constructed a Canvas course to provide access to many kinds of help, including links to the following:

  • A quick start guide
  • Information about features and tools
  • Information on moving from Blackboard to Canvas
  • Example courses and design tips
  • Resources for students
  • Upcoming Canvas support events
  • Additional resources and contact information

To access the resource course, use this link: https://canvas.hws.edu/courses/921791.

Printable Instructions and User Guides

Guides for instructors and students provided by Canvas, as well as reference guides and printable instructions, are available on the Instructions, Training Programs, & Guides page.