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What is Canvas?

Canvas is a modern educational platform that supports a deep focus on teaching and learning. The robust features of Canvas help to enhance teaching and learning beyond the physical classroom. To learn more, visit About Canvas at YU.

What is an LMS?

A learning management system manages, delivers and facilitates learning for faculty and students. It is cloud-based and provides anytime, anywhere access.

Faculty Resources

Faculty Canvas FAQ

Help
Q: Where do I go for help?
A: Go straight to Guides for an index Canvas terms.
Q: Who do I contact if I can’t login to Canvas?
A: eMail – helpdesk@yu.edu or phone – 800.829.7418

Q: Who do I contact if I need technical assistance with Canvas?
A:
▪ Search for help on specific topics at help.instructure.com;
▪ Chat live with Canvas Support 24/7/365
▪ Call Canvas directly for general support questions at 833.770.2854.

Q: Who can I consult with about using Canvas in my course?
A: Sustained support is available for teaching with technology as well as instructional strategies.  This includes classroom visits, in-person and virtual meetings.

Email faculty.support@yu.edu

 

Student Resources

Student Canvas FAQ

Help
Q: Is there student training available?
A: Visit Self-Serve Student Canvas Training

Q: Who do I contact if I need help using Canvas?
A:
▪ Search for help on specific topics at help.instructure.com;
▪ Chat live with Canvas Support 24/7/365
▪ Call Canvas directly for general support questions at 844.747.4611.

Q: Who do I contact if I can’t login to Canvas?
A: eMail – canvassupport@yu.edu or phone – 212-960-5438

Q: How do I get to Canvas in my Web browser (e.g. Google, Safari, Firefox)?
A: The URL for Canvas is yu.instructure.com

Q: Where can I find more information about using Canvas?
A: The Canvas Student Guide