Canvas is a web-based course management and learning system that maintains and organizes all course materials and digital content which may include lecture notes, PowerPoints, PDFs, study questions, interactive reviews, references and even detailed faculty contact information. It is easily accessible anywhere, any time at using your WSU AccessID (ab1234) and password. You may learn more about the process of how Canvas was chosen as the new LMS on the Why Canvas? page.


  • Students and faculty a have secure location for review of 24×7 course materials, modules, and assignments.
  • Image improvements (redraw/ enhancements)
  • Deliver & manage self-study assessments and quizzes
  • Promotes collaboration
  • Streamlines tasks
  • Enhances learning and teaching

Canvas Student (Mobile):

Available Canvas/Course Site Support & Assistance:

  • One-on-one training on Canvas use and tools
  • Course set-up and maintenance
  • Development and implementation of quizzes, modules & assignments
  • Manage availability of assignments, modules and courses
  • Oversee course enrollments & user role classifications
  • Discussion board set-up and assistance
  • Copyright policy support & application

Canvas Help:

Educational Technology Support Unit (MESG)
Phone: (313) 577-1086
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

For Students:

For Faculty: