Your Canvas user name will be the email address you provided when you registered for the course.
You’ll receive an email asking you to choose a password for your new Canvas account.
Here's how to set your password and register for Canvas:
- Open the Canvas "finish registration" email in your mailbox. Be sure to check your junk mail if you don’t see it in your inbox.
- Click the link provided in the email.
- Enter your password. You will need to save this so you can log in to Canvas later.
- Click beside I agree to the Acceptable Use Policy
- Click Register
You will now be able to log in to Canvas and see your course on the Canvas dashboard. Please note your full name will display during online discussions.
To change your display name, click Settings on the top right-hand side and choose Edit Settings to access your personal settings.