Canvas

Canvas is the official learning management system (LMS) used by Sonoma State University. Canvas features integrated LTIs and education applications such as TurnItIn, Zoom, and more.

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Canvas Support

  • Instructure: Canvas Faculty Hotline: 24/7 (833) 263-0708
  • Instructure: Canvas Faculty Live Chat: Access through the HELP button on the left side of a Canvas browser window
  • Center for Teaching & Educational Technology: Online Zoom meeting room (9 am-5 pm, M-F) 
  • Center for Teaching & Educational Technology: Submit a Help Ticket (email support) Best response for:
    • Request a metacourse, miscellaneous course or sandbox
    • Request teachers or TAs to be added to your course
    • Medium priority Canvas use questions
  • Center for Teaching & Educational Technology: Please email the front desk: ctet@sonoma.edu
    • High Priority Canvas Questions
    • Set up a 1:1 consultation with staff for in-depth workflow questions
  • The Center for Teaching & Educational Technology also offers one-on-one consultations for Canvas course design. Please contact the Center for Teaching & Educational Technology to set up an appointment.

Helpful Resources

For in-depth and step-by-step instructions for many Canvas tools, visit the Canvas Community Guides.