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This document outlines resources for instructors on how to get started with Canvas at UW-Madison.

Credit-based Courses Available in Canvas

All credit-based courses are now available in Canvas and can be accessed at https://canvas.wisc.edu.

Non-Credit Courses Available in Canvas

All non-credit courses are now available in Canvas and can be accessed by logging into https://canvas.wisc.edu. This includes courses in the following areas:

  • Lifelong learning (enrichment or professional training) courses for external audiences
    Employee/Staff onboarding and training courses
  • Large‐scale training and compliance courses for employees
  • Large‐scale compliance courses for students

For questions about Lifelong Learning (enrichment or professional training) courses for external audiences to Canvas, please contact:

For questions about transitioning employee/staff on-boarding and training courses, large-scale training and compliance courses for employees, and large-scale compliance courses for students, please contact the DoIT Help Desk.

Request a Canvas Sandbox Course

Canvas sandbox courses are available for those who wish to experiment with Canvas and begin designing courses in the meantime. Requests can be submitted through the Canvas Course Request form. Information on the automatic creation of Course Guide courses in Canvas is available in Canvas - How Automated Course and Section Creation Works (UW-Madison)

Canvas Support and Training

For information on available Canvas training resources, please see Canvas - Training Resources (UW-Madison).

For Canvas support, please see Get Help from DoIT. For the latest updates about Canvas, please see the UW-Madison Canvas Information website. We also encourage you to use the UW-Madison Canvas Community.

Canvas System Requirements and Supported Browsers

Canvas Release Schedule

Instructure releases updates to Canvas monthly. Please see "Canvas Release Notes" for information on new releases. New releases also generally contain a short video summarizing changes in a release. Check the release notes often to stay informed on bug fixes or new features coming to Canvas.


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1 **** Canvas - Faculty Center Grade Prep Tool and Final Grade Preparation
692492019-11-129072
2 *** Canvas - Known Issues and Workarounds (UW-Madison)
766142019-09-273463
3 Learn@UW Request Forms
934592019-11-13295
4 Canvas - Getting Started with New Analytics
935942019-11-06365
5 Canvas - Student Course Access and Anonymous Course Access Reports
753742019-11-062820
6 Canvas - Using the Rubric Importer Tool
831062019-11-052015
7 Canvas - Parent App
796662019-11-041105
8 Canvas - Roll Call tool
948512019-11-0433
9 Canvas - How to Mute/Unmute Assignments in the New Gradebook
955432019-11-0457
10 AEFIS - Create Metrics in a Survey Template
945332019-11-0149
11 Kaltura Capture - Installation
905302019-10-303580
12 Canvas - Accessing Your TurnItIn Similarity Report (Student)
938022019-10-29470
13 Kaltura/Canvas - Known Issue - Kaltura Media displays "API Error" when trying to access Kaltura media in Canvas
950892019-10-2988
14 Kaltura/Canvas - Known Issue - Viewing Kaltura media in Canvas displays blocked cookies or access denied error (UW-Madison)
773422019-10-2913977
15 Turnitin - Getting Started with Turnitin at UW-Madison
938012019-10-25810
16 Canvas - FAQs for Non-Credit Courses
854792019-10-183123
17 Using the Learner Engagement Analytics Dashboard (LEAD)
908982019-10-181036
18 Kaltura Capture - Recording your screen or webcam with Kaltura Capture from Kaltura MediaSpace
905362019-10-169798
19 Canvas - Known Issue - Roll Call Unable to Track Attendance Across Sections
949272019-10-11122
20 Canvas - Importing Scantron Test Scores into the Gradebook
754522019-10-0915124

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