Instructor Course Setup FAQs

Setting Up Your

  • Finding my Courses
  • Upload and Manage Files
  • Link Your Syllabus
  • Import Content from Another Course
  • Share Your Course with Other Instructors
  • Combine Course Sections


  • Create a Simple Gradebook using Assignments

Groups and Collaboration

  • Create a Student Group
  • Create a Group Assignment
  • Create an Online Signup Sheet


Communicating With
Your Students

  • Send an Announcement
  • Email Your Students

Student Resources

  • Canvas for Students

Managing Users

  • Add Users
  • Add Users to Past Courses
  • Canvas Course Role Permissions