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What is Canvas?

Canvas is an easy-to-use, cloud-based learning management system (LMS) that connects all the digital tools and resources teachers use into one simple place.
Retrieved from https://www.canvaslms.com/

Faculty Resources

Faculty Canvas FAQ

Q: Who do I contact if I can’t login to Canvas?
A: eMail – helpdesk@yu.edu or phone – 800-829-7418 and PRESS 4 for "Faculty"

Q: Can I speak to a live agent at Canvas HQ?
A: CHAT or call directly 833-770-2854

Q: If I need to merge sections, add users, create groups or other administrative tasks, who do I contact? 
A: eMail – helpdesk@yu.edu or phone – 800-829-7418 and PRESS 4 for "Faculty"

Q: Who can I consult about how to teach with Canvas?
A: Resident Instructional Technologist can assist with such topics and more:
▪ Engaging learners
▪ Assessing learners
▪ Formative Assessment
▪ Harnessing video tools

Email faculty.support@yu.edu

Q:What is Office 365? 

A:Office 365 is a suite of tools that enhance productivity through cloud-connected features as well as the tools you are used to such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, Power Point and Excel. 
Instructional Videos can be found HERE 

Login HERE (use your YU AD credentials)


Student Resources

Student Canvas FAQ

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

Q: Who do I contact if I need help using Canvas?
▪ 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