Canvas - Logging onto the Canvas website (UW-Madison)

This document will help users get into the UW-Madison Canvas site.

Check Your Email

You should get an email containing the following information. You need to click on the link Click here to finish the registration process. If you did not receive this email, please check your spam folder.

NOTE: If you do not receive an email, you can go directly to to register and log in using your NetID and password.

Check Your Email

First-time log in

After clicking the link in the previous step, you will be taken to a web page with the following information. You will need to enter your NetID password into the Password field and check You agree to the terms of use and acknowledge the privacy policy before clicking the Register button.

First time log in

Subsequent log ins

After this first time whenever you go to to log in, you will be greeted with the familiar UW-Madison log-in and NetID authentication.

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Owner:Learn@UW Madison .Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2016-04-11 07:53 CDTUpdated:2017-03-16 13:01 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Learn@UW Madison, UW-Madison Canvas
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