To access Canvas click the link below. Remember to log in you only use your username not the full email address. The password will be the same as your SMUMN password for email.
When logged into Canvas your experience starts on the Dashboard where self-paced training courses are waiting for you.
Students: check out Canvas at SMU
Faculty: check out Growing with Canvas
Canvas Updates & Testimonials
As courses begin to go live in Canvas check out the video to the right for what faculty and students are saying about their experiences. Click the link below to stay up to date with Canvas new and information.
The links to the left are a variety of resources that will help guide your development of course materials. Remember to check out the trainings calendar on the link below to stay up to date with what Canvas can do!
Canvas provides the tools to support online learning in a variety of ways. This can range from structured learning pathways to dynamic, interactive virtual classrooms. How a course is presented online depends on the content and complexity of the learning material, and the delivery methodology used by the instructor.
As with any classroom, it is a changing environment – expect each module to apply different tools and techniques. Join in, ask questions, and participate as you would in any classroom.
Instructional Tech Updates & Resources
This year, just as last year, the Fall Faculty Conference workshop will be hosted virtually due to COVID protocol. Faculty from both the School of Graduate and Professional Programs (SGPP) and The College are invited to participate. Saturday, September 25, 2021 ...
In the move to Canvas, Saint Mary’s now has the ability to automate certain features that did not exist in other systems. One of these features is how courses are created and how content can be added to courses. In this process, we are able to automatically create...