What is Canvas?

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Equitable learning experiences for all students. The tools you need for teaching and learning in one place. Connection between teachers, students, and families, wherever learning happens. Enter Canvas by Instructure, the hub of the digital learning environment.

  • Provide equitable access and instructional continuity. For every student. Everywhere. Every day. Canvas LMS is the robust digital foundation for all aspects of learning.
  • Video is no longer a one-way street. Canvas Studio makes it a dynamic and engaging collaboration between you and your K–12 students, whether you’re in class, remote, or a mix of both.
  • Canvas Catalog’s streamlined experience helps scale educator education across your district or state. It gives you the tools to launch your own district-branded professional-development storefront.

Am I Eligible?

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How do I get it?

Faculty & Students: Use your SDSUid to directly access

I Need Help

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Find self-help resources from other SDSU users

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Browse product support on the Instructional Technology Services site

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Submit a ServiceNow support ticket