Canvas - Violence Prevention Course for Graduate & Professional Students

This document describes how to complete the online violence prevention course for graduate and professional students.

Graduate and Professional students at UW Madison are required to complete the Violence Prevention for Graduate and Professional Students course provided by University Health Services. This course is available from within Canvas.

To complete the Preventing Sexual Violence at UW-Madison course:

  1. Log in to Canvas using your UW-Madison NetID credentials. 
  2. In the red navigation column on the left, click "Courses," then click the "Violence Prevention for Graduate and Professional Students" link. 
  3. Follow the completion instructions within the course. 

NOTE: Only incoming, newly admitted graduate and professional students are enrolled in the Violence Prevention for Graduate and Professional Students course within Canvas. Others interested in taking this course should contact

Technical considerations

For more information

If you need help accessing the course or experience technical issues, please contact the DoIT Help Desk for assistance.

For more information about the course, please visit the University Health Services website or email