Canvas Resources and Training

Transitioning to Online Teaching:

Additional Tools

Need Immediate Canvas Help? (Available for all Faculty, Staff, and Students)

  • Faculty & Staff Canvas Support Hotline 24/7/365 - 844-589-3848 (Log into Canvas, click Help) Answered within 1 minute!
  • Student Canvas Support Hotline 24/7/365 - 844-329-3130 (Log into Canvas, click Help) Answered within 1 minute!
  • LiveChat with Canvas Support! 24/7/365 (Log into Canvas, click Help) Answered within 2 minutes!
  • Canvas Request Form - DLS will complete this request
  • Canvas Guides - (Documentation) Find Answers to Common Questions
  • Canvas Videos - On demand training videos

Canvas Training

Recorded Online Training provided by Canvas is available for all faculty, staff, and students to attend (online) at their own convenience.  For those who would like to attend training with a group, DLS can provide a training session.  Please check the DLS Workshop Schedule or send a request to

Personalized Consultation for Instructional Design 

DLS offers Personalized Consultations with an Instructional Designer or Instructional Technologist. The meetings can be used to discuss specific questions regarding course design or technology options for your teaching at Arcadia. Meetings are available in thirty-minute increments, please sign up for a Personalized Consultation. Prior to the meeting, be sure to complete this form about the topic of the meeting.

Logging in to Canvas

Access Canvas directly at Canvas works with your Arcadia credentials when you are logged in through MyArcadia.

Canvas Sandbox (Blank Course Shell)

A "Sandbox" is Canvas is a course, with no student enrollment, where you can explore Canvas tools and options. If you would like a "Sandbox" created for you, please fill out the Canvas Request Form to request one.