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Access & Enrollment

The Purpose

The lifecycle of a Canvas course is shaped from a collaborative process between various departments and systems across UIW. This means, while the Office of Teaching, Learning, and Technology manages the instructional and administrative side of Canvas, other processes along the course creation pipeline are handled by other departments.

Below are the most frequently asked questions that arise each semester related to Canvas access, permissions, course management, and general logistics surrounding Canvas. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about a question that's not answered below, please submit a ticket with the UIW Help Desk and a member of the Instructional team will connect with you.

Canvas Access and Management FAQ

How do UIW users get Canvas access? Open
How do UIW affiliates get Canvas access? Open
What types of Canvas courses are available to faculty? Open
How are Academic Courses Created? Open
How do Banner and Canvas work Together? Open
What Happens to my Canvas course after a term ends? Open
What does read-only mean for a Canvas course? Open
How are support courses and sandboxes created? Open
What if my course information is Inaccurate? Open